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McHenry, Elizabeth

Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002.

"Rereading Literary Legacy: New Considerations of the Nineteenth-Century African-American Reader and Writer," Callaloo 22.2 (September 1999): 477-482.

"Spinning a Fiction of Culture: Leslie Marmon Silko's Storyteller," in Leslie Marmon Silko: A Collection of Essays, James Thorson and Louise Barnett, eds. (University of New Mexico Press, 1999), 101-120.

"Forgotten Readers: African-American Literary Societies and the American Scene,'" in Print Culture in a Diverse America, James Danky and Wayne Weigand, eds. (University of Illinois Press, 1998), 149-172.

"'Dreaded Eloquence': The Origins and Rise of African-American Literary Societies and Libraries," Harvard Library Bulletin 6.2 (Spring 1996): 32-56.