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American Slave Narratives

Authored By: Suresh S. B.

Publisher:  Authorspress

ISBN-13: 9789387651005

Year of Publication: 2018

Pages: 154

                                       Binding: Hardback(HB)

Category:  English Literature

Price in Rs. 490.00

                             Price in (USA) $. 39.2

Inclusive of All Taxes (After 30% Discount on the Printed Price)

Book Description

Book Contents


About the Book


American Slave Narratives: Paul Laurence Dunbar’s The Sport of Gods, Richard Wright’s Native Son and Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching Godis a fine study of African American literature. Like Indian Dalit literature African American literature is a significant body of literature which everyone must read for enriching humanity. The book contains three chapters. The first chapter is a critical analysis of Paul Laurence Dunbar’s The Sport of Gods. The second chapter is a perceptive study of Richard Wright’s Native Son. The third chapter is small but an insightful study of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God.

About the Author


Dr. Suresh S.B, is presently working as an Assistant Professor of English, Govt First Grade College, Yelahanka, Bengaluru. He obtained his MA in English from Gulbarga University, Kalburgi, Karnataka and M.Phil from Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu on the topic “Henry David Thoreau’s Walden As a Lay Bible.” He got his Ph.D on the topic “American Slave Narratives” from Karnatak University in 2013.


Dr. Suresh S.B., is actively involved in research and academic extension activities. He has attended and presented research papers in national and international seminars in places like Bangkok University, Thailand (2007) and National University of Singpore (2010). He has published many research articles and he has 15 years of teaching experience.