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Author Hairston, Eric Ashley.
Title The ebony column : classics, civilization, and the African American reclamation of the West / Eric Ashley Hairston.
Published Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PS153.N5 H2226 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description xvi, 262 pages ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Classicism in American culture
Classicism in American culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-249) and index.
Contents Introduction: A more than partial grace: a prolegomenon for African American experiences with the classics -- The trojan horse: Phillis Wheatley -- The virtuous voice of Frederick Douglass -- Sine qua non: the voice of Anna Julia Cooper -- Quo vadis? W. E. B. Du Bois and The souls of black folk -- Conclusion: The temple of Apollo.
Subject American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Classical influences.
Classicism in literature.
ISBN 157233942X hardcover
9781572339422 hardcover
OCLC number 829239190