Fellowships and Seminars: Special Fellowships Programs

Period of Performance

9/1/1974 - 8/31/1975

Funding Totals

$8,750.00 (approved)
$8,750.00 (awarded)

Langston Hughes, Jacques Roumain and Nicolas Guillen: A Study in Comparative Black Literature

FAIN: FF-10288-74

Carolyn Fowler
Clark Atlanta University (Atlanta, GA 30314-4358)

To make a comparative study of the works of the three Black writers: Langston Hughes, the American poet, novelist and playwright, Jacques Roumain, the Haitian poet and novelist, and Nicholas Guillen, the Cuban poet and journalist. The field of comparative Black literature has been relatively unexplored.