Kelley's A Different Drummer

Kelley's A Different Drummer


eBook - 1973
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background OCo all to help you gain greater insight into great works you're bound to study for school or pleasure.

"CliffsNotes on A Different Drummer" offers a close look at the painstaking craftsmanship of William Melvin Kelley's novel, which expresses life and the African-American experience in a fictional U.S. state in 1957. While earlier writers of African descent were writing mainly to a white audience, Kelley wanted very much to write stories for other black people.a He didn't shy away from discussing stereotypes and prejudices of mainstream America as well as the juxtaposition of tradition and enlightenment in regards to race relations.

In this study guide, you'll find Life and Background of the Author, an introduction to the novel, Lists of Characters, and more: Critical CommentariesCharacter AnalysesCritical EssaysEssay Topics and Review QuestionsSelected Bibliography

Classic literature or modern-day treasure OCo you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides."

Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : Cliffs Notes, c1973.
ISBN: 9780822072683
Characteristics: 1 online resource (31 p.)
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc
Cliffs Notes, Inc


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