Books tagged: paul laurence dunbar

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The Magic Pencil
By Karen E. Dabney
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Making and Unmaking Whiteness in Early New South Fiction After the Civil War
By Peter Schmidt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Essay
An essay in literary/historical criticism and critical race studies. Examines how popular fiction contributed to and contested Jim Crow segregation and white supremacy in the U.S. in the 1880s and after. Focuses on the popular “command performance” scene, in which blacks performed for whites. Many authors are discussed; four receive special attention: J.C. Harris, Dunbar, Chopin, and Hopkins.