Additional Links pairings of artists with mentors, ie. Toni Cade Bambara and Toni Morrison comparison of Toni Morrison and Richard Wright pairing of "Almos a Man" and other
short story; other pairings  ideas and lessons from Houston Teacher's Institute sandra cisneros  teaching about Jim Crow ; lessons on Toni Morrison good ideas for dealing with the "N" word and teaching Toni Cade Bambara's " The Wall"

Webster's Dictionary- Useful activities and lessons for Toni Cade Bambara - Women Writers and the Contemporary Short Story unit plan from the Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
. - an on ongoing project by Paul C. Reuben. This links provides background information about Wright as well as a bibliography. hosted by the University of Mississippi.

Dr. Clark Closser at Missouri State University provides a free lecture series on iTunes. The Richard Wright lecture is 22 in the series. 

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