The Annotated African American Folktales

The Annotated African American Folktales

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A treasury of dozens of African-American folktales discusses their role in a broader cultural heritage, sharing such classics as the Brer Rabbit stories, the African trickster Anansi, and tales from the late nineteenth-century's "Southern Workman."
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780871407535
Branch Call Number: 398.2089 AN78
Characteristics: xcii, 651 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: African American folktales


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Maria Tatar and Henry Louis Gates edit and annotate various African American folktales as well as highlighting folklorists like Zora Neale Hurston.

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