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UCOR 102: Imaginative Literature and Critical Writing (Dr. Engel): Home


Welcome to this research guide created to support students in Dr. Engel's UCOR 102 class as you do research on themes related to Danzy Senna's book, Caucasia. This guide is actually a "guide to guides," connecting students to a number of related research guides to help them find materials on African American and other themes related to the novel. Update, 3/24/20: Addition of a box of ebook search links, on the bottom right, and information on citing in MLA format.

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Need help with research? Please contact Ted Bergfelt, Gumberg Library Humanities Librarian, at 412-426-5430 from 8:30 am-4:30 pm ET, Mon- Fri , or send email to If he is not available, Ask Gumberg.

View a video on using this research guide to find information for you final paper

African American Experience: Reference Works

African American History

African American Writers

Whiteness Studies