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ENG 1020 - Barfoot (Jitney): Literary Analysis

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Jitney - title of the play

August Wilson - author of Jitney

Wilson and Jitney

Wilson and [insert character name]

identity and mask

Literature Databases

Use these sources to research literary criticism, author biographies, or to study the themes of particular works. 


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