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Black Studies: Literature

Resources for a global and interdisciplinary approach to the history, culture, literature, and languages of Africa and the diaspora.

African Literature

African American Writers

African Americans have had a profound influence on American literature. Just a few of the heaviest hitters include

To find more, check library resources like African-American writers : a dictionary or your friendly reference librarians.  

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000