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Sterling A. Brown

building the Black aesthetic tradition

by Joanne V. Gabbin

  • 142 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brown, Sterling Allen, 1901-,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • African American authors -- Biography,
  • African American aesthetics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoanne V. Gabbin.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3503.R833 Z66 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1437022M
    ISBN 100813915317
    LC Control Number93049520

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Sterling Allen Brown (May 1, – Janu ) was a black professor, folklorist, poet, literary critic, and first Poet Laureate of the District of chiefly studied black culture of the Southern United States and was a full professor at Howard University for most of his career. He was a visiting professor at several other notable institutions, including Vassar College, New.

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