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African American Literature Resources

African American literature and related resources.

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Samantha Wilcox
Library Office 139
100 University Parkway, Macon, Georgia 31206

A stack of old books show behind a banner that reads African American Literature. There is also a logo for the MGA library.

Time Periods


Literature of Slavery & Freedom (1746-1865)

 Literature of Reconstruction & The New Negro (1865-1919)

 The Harlem Renaissance (1919-1940)

 Realism, Naturalism & Modernism (1940-1960)

 The Black Arts Movement (1960-1975)

 Literature after 1975 (1975 - Present)

Reference books: Time period specific


Reference Books


Contact a Campus:

478-471-2709 for the Macon campus library | 478-934-3179 for the Roberts Memorial Library at the Cochran campus | 478-275-6772 for the Dublin campus library

478-374-6833 for the Eastman campus library | 478-929-6804 for the Warner Robins campus library | On the Go? Text-A-Librarian: 478-285-4898

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