This article is a guest piece by a professor of the University of North Georgia, requested because of its connection to the theme of diversity in this year's issue of Papers and Pubs.
Reaves, Kya and Gibson, Ebony
"To Belong or Not to Belong?: A Literature Review to Determine the Past, Current, and Future States of the African American Canon,"
Papers & Publications: Interdisciplinary Journal of Undergraduate Research: Vol. 2
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/papersandpubs/vol2/iss1/2