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English, Language & Literature Subject Guide: Black Literature Collection

Black Literature Collection at Florham Library

Established by Dr. James Fraser in the late 1980's, the Black Literature Collection at the Florham Library in the Monninger Center contains first editions of books written by Black authors. The Collection contains 491 titles with materials dating back to 1888.

Access to this collection, as well as other non-circulating collections at the Libraries, is by appointment only. To view titles included in the Black Literature Collection, please view the document below:

About the Black Literature Collection

The FDU Libraries' Black Literature Collection encompasses literary works in various genres dating back to the 18th century. This literature reflects topics such as racism, social inequality, slavery, and the fight for freedom.

Highlighted Books from the Collection