TITLE

Mainly English, French and Spanish in the Western Hemisphere

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Black Studies Primer;2008, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Information about the emergence of modern African nationalism is presented. It notes the upsurge of the native African literature in the second half of the 20th Century as the core feature of nationalism. It describes the literary output of the African Americans in this century as simply monumental. The Western Hemisphere has created a significant number of African American Spanish authors, according to author Richard L. Jackson.
ACCESSION #
60760543

 

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