Hurston had a positive influence on African Americans who were struggling with racism at the time.
Ellison published his first book, “Invisible Man” in 1952. Several years later, Ellison published his groundbreaking novel “The Invisible Man.”
Morrison’s literary style is characterized by a strong sense of place and a strong sense of time, and a narrative that centers around individualism vs. groupthink.
Angelou has been praised for her innovative style and delivery. She emphasizes using voice and rhythm to capture the reader’s attention.
She began publishing short stories in both local and national newspapers. Her first book, “The Third Life of Grange Copeland,” was published in 1970.