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Source: Paule Marshall

Primary Works

Brown Girl, Brownstones, 1959; Soul Clap Hands and Sing, 1961 (four novellas); "Reena", 1962 (short story); The Chosen Place, the Timeless People, 1969; Praisesong for the Widow, 1983; Daughters, 1991.

Soul clap hands and sing. Chatham, NJ: Chatham Bookseller, 1971. PS3563 .A7223 S6

Brown girl, brownstones. Chatham, NJ: Chatham Bookseller, 1972. PS3563 A7223 B7

Reena and other stories. Old Westbury, NY: Feminist P, 1983. PS3563 .A7223 A6

Praisesong for the widow. NY: Dutton, 1984, 1983. PS3563 .A7223 P7

Selected Bibliography 1980-Present

Billingslea-Brown, Alma J. Crossing Borders through Folklore: African-American Women's Fiction and Art. Columbia, MO: U of Missouri P, 1999.

Brownley, Martine W. Deferrals of Domain: Contemporary Women Novelists and the State. NY: St. Martin's, 2000.

Coser, Stelamaris. Bridging the Americas: the literature of Paule Marshall, Toni Morrison, and Gayl Jones. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 1995. PS153 .N5 C73

DeLamotte, Eugenia C. Places of Silence, Journeys of Freedom: The Fiction of Paule Marshall. Philadelphia, PA: U of Pennsylvania P, 1998.

Denniston, Dorothy H. The Fiction of Paule Marshall: Reconstructions of History, Culture, and Gender. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 1995. PS3563 .A7223 Z64

Elia, Nada. Trances, Dances, and Vociferations: Agency and Resistance in Africana Women's Narratives. NY: Garland, 2001.

Ferguson, Moira. A Human Necklace: The African Diaspora and Paule Marshall's Fiction. NY: State U of New York P, 2013.

Gadsby, Meredith. Sucking Salt: Caribbean Women Writers, Migration, and Survival. Columbia: U of Missouri P, 2006

Hathaway, Heather. Caribbean Waves. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1999.

Margolies, Edward. New York and the Literary Imagination: The City in Twentieth Century Fiction and Drama. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2008.

McGill, Lisa D. Constructing Black Selves: Caribbean American Narratives and the Second Generation. NY: New York UP, 2005.

Morris, Susana M. Close Kin and Distant Relatives: The Paradox of Respectability in Black Women's Literature. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2014.

Pettis, Joyce. Toward a Wholeness in Paule Marshall's Fiction. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1996. PS3563 .A7223 Z83

Thorsson, Courtney. Women's Work: Nationalism and Contemporary African American Women's Novels. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2013.

MLA Style Citation of this Web Page

Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 10: Paule Marshall." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: (provide page date or date of your login).

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