Walter Mosley: A Critical Companion

Title

Walter Mosley: A Critical Companion

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Description

Readers of this Critical Companion will discover the richness of Mosley's writings, as well as his contributions to the African-American literary tradition, the genres of detective writing and science fiction, and American literature in general. Mosley's influences, inspirations, obstacles, and successes are presented in a richly drawn biographical chapter, which incorporates the author's most recent interviews. [Amazon.com]

ISBN

978-0313320224

Publication Date

2003

Publisher

Greenwood

City

Westport, CT

Keywords

American literature, Walter Mosley, African-American writers, Detective fiction, Science fiction

Disciplines

American Literature | Modern Literature

Comments

Contents:

  • The Life of Walter Mosley
  • Literary Heritage
  • Devil in a Blue Dress (1990)
  • Black Betty (1994)
  • RL's Dream (1995)
  • A Little Yellow Dog (1996)
  • Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned (1998)
  • Blue Light (1998)
  • Fearless Jones (2001)
  • Bad Boy Brawly Brown (2002)