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Dr. Frank N. Magill has been a writer and editor of distinguished reference works for the past forty years. John K. Roth is Russell K. Pitzer Professor of Philosophy at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California. In 1988, he was named Professor of the Year by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
American literature -- African American authors -- Dictionaries.
American literature -- African American authors -- Stories, plots, etc.
African Americans -- Intellectual life -- Dictionaries.
African Americans in literature -- Dictionaries.