Table of contents for African American literature beyond race : an alternative reader / edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett.

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Contents
Acknowledgments	10
Introduction: ¿Not Necessarily Race Matter¿		15
Gene Jarrett
Part I	Postbellum Period, 1865-1900		63
1	FRANK J. WEBB		64
Introduction: Werner Sollors
Two Wolves and a Lamb: An Original Tale (1870)
2	FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER		145
Introduction: Carla Peterson
Sowing and Reaping (1876-77)								Chapter 1 [Setting Out In Life]?
	Chapter 2 The Decision
	Chapter 4 [Every Man Has His Price]
	Chapter 6 [The Verge of a Precipice]
	Chapter 7 [The Engagement]
	Chapter 8 [Sowing and Reaping]
	Chapter 9 [Belle Gordon]
	Chapter 10 [A Drunkard¿s Wife]
3	PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR	217
Introduction: Gene Jarrett							
The Uncalled (1898)
	Chapter 10 [The Seminary]							Chapter 11 [The Sermon]							
	Chapter 12 [The Ordination]				
Part II	Between the World Wars, 1919-1940		274
4	NELLA LARSEN		275
Introduction: George Hutchinson						
The Wrong Man (1926)							
Freedom (1926)									
		
5	JEAN TOOMER		303
Introduction: Matthew Guterl 							
York Beach (1928)										Chapter 1 [The Perfect Place]
	Chapter 2 [Individuality]
6	WALLACE THURMAN		366
Introduction: Amritjit Singh
The Interne (1932)
	Chapter 2 [Flanagan Hall]
	Chapter 3 [Touring the Hospital]
	Chapter 9 [The Fire]
	Chapter 12 [Carl¿s Problems]		
Part III	After the Second World War, 1945-1960		410
7	FRANK YERBY		411
Introduction: Gene Jarrett 							
The Foxes of Harrow (1946)	
	Chapter 1 [New Orleans]								
8	ANN PETRY		479
Introduction: Hazel Arnett Ervin 				
Country Place (1947)
	Chapter 1 [Lennox, Connecticut]						Chapter 7 [A Discovery]							
Chapter 8 [Mearns Gramby]						
 Chapter 25 [The Will]								
9	ZORA NEALE HURSTON		535
Introduction: Hazel V. Carby							
Seraph on the Suwanee (1948)
	Chapter 1 [The Secret Life of Arvay]	 					
10	CHESTER B. HIMES		575
Introduction: John Charles
Yesterday Will Make You Cry (1952)
	Book 2: Flood of Tears
		Chapter 9 [Memories]	 						Book 3: Shall Become the Same At Last
		Chapter 1 [A Riot]							
11	RICHARD WRIGHT		617
Introduction: Gerald Early							
Savage Holiday (1954)
	Part One: Anxiety								
12	JAMES BALDWIN		663
Introduction: Mae G. Henderson						
Giovanni¿s Room (1956)
	Chapter 1 [The Flight]							
Part IV	Contemporary Period after 1965	705
13	SAMUEL R. DELANY	706
Introduction: Jeffrey Allen Tucker						
Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones (1968)				
14	TONI MORRISON		791
Introduction: Gene Jarrett							
Recitatif (1983)									
	
15	OCTAVIA E. BUTLER		836
Introduction: Jeffrey Allen Tucker						
Bloodchild (1984)									
	
Select Bibliography		886
About the Contributors		902
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

American fiction -- African American authors.
African Americans -- Fiction.