Ch 7: The Works of Gloria Naylor

About This Chapter

These lessons take an in-depth look at the works of Gloria Naylor. Learn about one of the most influential writers of the past century by examining ''Bailey's Cafe'', ''Mama Day'', and more.

The Works of Gloria Naylor Chapter Summary

Discover how to analyze and interpret various works by the American novelist Gloria Naylor using these easy-to-follow and engaging lessons. You'll explore texts such as:

  • The Women of Brewster Place
  • Mama Day
  • Bailey's Cafe

You'll look at the synopses of these works, as well as their major themes and use of literary devices. All the lessons can be used to supplement our existing full-length literature courses, a list of which you can find below.

How to Use this Chapter

These lessons are delivered by accredited instructors who offer unique insight into Naylor's works and help you to absorb the information effectively and easily. Whether you're writing a term paper, studying for an exam, or simply looking to find out more about African American authors, this chapter is designed to make the learning process as straightforward and enjoyable as possible. Don't forget to use the extra features like the short self-assessment quizzes to maximize your retention.

Want to find out more about related topics? Check out our other literature courses, including:

Take a look at these courses to expand your literary knowledge and/or earn some extra college credit.

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