UPDATE: [African-American] Icons of African American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Yolanda Williams Page
contact email: 

The editor of Icons of African American Literature is seeking
contributors to pen unassigned entries. Entries for which writers are
being sought are:
1. Angelou, Maya (15,000 words)
2. Baldwin, James (15,000 words)
3. Blues Aesthetic (10,000 words)
4. Color Purple, The (10,000 words)
5. Ellison, Ralph (15,000 words)
6. Langston Hughes (15,000 words)
7. Hurston, Zora Neale (15,000 words)
8. Signifying (10,000 words)
9. Up from Slavery (10,000 words)
10. Wilson , August (15,000 words)

Scholars interested in writing one of the entries should send an email
indicating their, first, second and third choice to

Icons of African American Literture is a reference work that will be
around 300,000 words, 2 volumes that Greenwood Press will publish.

Dr. Yolanda Williams Page
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
1200 North University Dr
Mail Slot 4980
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Email: pagey_at_uapb.edu
Phone: (870) 575-8015

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