Nellie Y. McKay

Nellie Y. McKay (Ph.D. Harvard), General Editor. Professor of American and Afro-American Literature, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Associate editor of the African American Review; author of Jean Toomer—the Artist: A Study of His Literary Life and Work, 1894–1936; editor of Critical Essays on Toni Morrison; co-editor of the Norton Critical Edition of Harriet Jacobs’s Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Beloved—A Casebook, and Approaches to Teaching the Novels of Toni Morrison.

Books by Nellie Y. McKay

  1. Book CoverIncidents in the Life of a Slave Girl


    Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is the first full-length narrative written by a former woman slave in America.More