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Baker, Houston A.

Overview
Works: 112 works in 368 publications in 2 languages and 25,131 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Literatures  Conference proceedings  Personal narratives  Sources  Fiction 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: E449, 810.9896073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Houston A Baker
Columbia literary history of the United States by Emory Elliott ( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 3,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overzicht van de Amerikaanse letterkunde
Afro-American poetics revisions of Harlem and the Black aesthetic by Houston A Baker ( )
8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century interpretations of Native son; a collection of critical essays by Houston A Baker ( Book )
7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays to help you understand and appreciate Wright's novel, Native son
Modernism and the Harlem renaissance by Houston A Baker ( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long black song; essays in Black American literature and culture by Houston A Baker ( Book )
23 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses Walker, Douglass, Booker T. Washington's Up from slavery, W.E.B. du Bois' The souls of Black folk, Richard Wright's Native son, and more
Blues, ideology, and Afro-American literature : a vernacular theory by Houston A Baker ( Book )
23 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave by Frederick Douglass ( Book )
18 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume is a memoir written by famous American orator and ex-slave, Frederick Douglass (1818-1895). This work is generally held to be the most famous of a number of narratives written by former slaves during the same period. In factual detail, the text describes the events of Douglass' life and is considered to be one of the most influential pieces of literature to fuel the abolitionist movement of the early 19th century in the United States, recounting Douglass' life as a slave and his ambition to become a free man
The journey back : issues in Black literature and criticism by Houston A Baker ( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Singers of daybreak; studies in Black American literature by Houston A Baker ( Book )
9 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afro-American literary study in the 1990s ( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrayal : how Black intellectuals have abandoned the ideals of the civil rights era by Houston A Baker ( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction: Little Africa -- Jail : Southern detention to global liberation -- Friends like these : race and neoconservatism -- After civil rights : the rise of Black public intellectuals -- Have mask, will travel : centrists from the Ivy League -- A capital fellow from Hoover : Shelby Steele -- Reflections of a first amendment trickster : Stephen Carter -- Man without connection : John McWhorter -- American myth : illusions of liberty and justice for all -- Prison : colored bodies, private profit -- Conclusion: What then must we do?
Workings of the spirit : the poetics of Afro-American women's writing by Houston A Baker ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three American literatures : essays in Chicano, Native American, and Asian-American literature for teachers of American literature by Houston A Baker ( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black studies, rap, and the academy by Houston A Baker ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turning south again : re-thinking modernism/re-reading Booker T. by Houston A Baker ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inaugurates a new southern studies with Black experience at the center, through a re-examination of the career of Booker T. Washington, showing incarceration to be the central characteristic of African-American life, even in the case of Tuskegee
English literature : opening up the canon by English Institute ( Book )
11 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black literature in America by Houston A Baker ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A many-colored coat of dreams : the poetry of Countee Cullen by Houston A Baker ( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No matter where you travel, you still be Black poems by Houston A Baker ( )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black British cultural studies : a reader ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Baker, Houston, 1943-
Baker, Houston A. Jr
Baker, Houston A. Jr., 1943-
ベイカー, ヒューストン・A. ジュニア
Languages
English (243)
Croatian (1)
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