With a wide selection of literary, political, historical, and critical texts from the eighteenth century to the present, WALKIN' THE TALK provides a deep and multifaceted view of African American life and culture. Both the familiar and the sometimes neglected authors collected in this anthology create the richest possible context for the study of the experience of Africans in America. An ideal book for courses in African American Literature, History, Ethics of Race, and Black Studies. PICK A PENGUIN! We are delighted to offer select Penguin Putnam titles at a substantial discount to your students when you request a special package of one or more Penguin titles with any Prentice Hall Literature text. Contact your Prentice Hall sales representative for special ordering instructions. For more information about this and other English titles, check out our online catalog at www.prenhall.com/englishLyne, Bill is the author of 'Walkin' the Talk An Anthology of African American Studies', published 2002 under ISBN 9780130420169 and ISBN 0130420166.