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1992 Directory of African American Poets and Writers

Abimbola Adama

1992 Directory of African American Poets and Writers

by Abimbola Adama

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Published by Black Angels Pr .
Written in English

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    FormatPaperback
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    Open LibraryOL11698732M
    ISBN 100962953210
    ISBN 109780962953217

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1992 Directory of African American Poets and Writers by Abimbola Adama Download PDF EPUB FB2

Well over ten thousand poets and writers maintain listings in this essential resource for writers interested in connecting with their peers, as well as editors, agents, and reading series coordinators looking for authors.

Apply today to join the growing community of writers who stay in touch and informed using the Poets & Writers Directory. More. Well over ten thousand poets and writers maintain listings in this essential resource for writers interested in connecting with their peers, as well as editors, agents, and reading series coordinators looking for authors.

Apply today to join the growing community of writers who stay in touch and informed using the Poets & Writers Directory. More.

1992 Directory of African American Poets and Writers book literature - Wikipedia. This is a list of African-American authors and writers, all of whom are considered part of African-American literature, and who already have Wikipedia list also includes non-American authors resident in the USA and American writers of African descent.

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