This anthology was the textbook used for the course of African American Texts at the University of Leeds in 2004.
● Harriet Jacobs Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
● Frederick Douglass Narrative of the Life of Frederick
Douglass, an American Slave, Written By Himself
● B.T. Washington Up From Slavery
● W.E.B. DuBois The Souls of Black Folk
● Lorraine Hansberry A Raisin in the Sun
● Amiri Baraka Dutchman
● Malcolm X The Ballot or the Bullet
plus various poems, stories & essays (Alain Locke, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Amiri Baraka...).
In 2007 I read Cane by Jean Toomer, and the pieces by Zora Neale Hurston....Continua