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A Golden Age in African American literature began as authors found new exciting ways to interpret their role in America. Authors discussed include Alice Walker, Lucille Clifton, August Wilson, Yusef Komunyakaa, Walter Mosley, and Toni Morrison.
Runtime: 27 minutes 58 seconds
Great African American Authors: Program 1: 1761 - 1901
Great African American Authors: Program 2: 1902 - 1924
Great African American Authors: Program 3: 1925 - 1937
Great African American Authors: Program 4: 1938 - 1953
Great African American Authors: Program 5: 1954 - 1967
Great African American Authors: Program 6: 1968 - 1982
Great African American Authors: Program 7: 1982 - 1993
Great African American Authors: Program 8: 1993 - Present
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