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The Literary Corner Black Writers of the World, a series of analyses and interpretations of black world literature. Today the conclusion to the literary corner with Dr. Mildred Hill, from the University of Florida at Gainesville.

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Dr. Hill is assistant dean in the graduate school there, and with an associate professorship in the English department, and a joint appointment in the Center for African Studies, Professor Hill has become an expert on the parallels between African and African-American literature.

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She's written two important works including common features in African and African-American folklore, and stylistic features in African literature.

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And thus, as a proper conclusion to the Literary Corner we sum up and revisit all of African and African-American literature by looking at the parallels that exist among all black writings of the world. Here's Dr. Mildred Hill, with a discussion on the parallels in African and African-American literature.

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My interest in this subject grew out of my concern, that certainly it seemed that in reading both African and African-American literature, there were some common patterns of some features that existed in these writings which did not exist in the traditional American and English writings that I had been reading all through my career.

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And I consequently thought that if that was true then I wanted to develop this. When I started out I discovered that there were two major categories

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