Du Bois discussed how a veil separated the African American community from the outside world. Try as some might, those who grew up outside the veil i. City novels of yesteryear that depict the low-income survivalist realities of city living can also be considered urban fiction or street lit. In her book, The Readers' Advisory Guide to Street Literature ,  Vanessa Irvin Morris points out that titles considered canonical or "classic" today, could be considered the urban fiction or "street lit" of its day. Emergence of contemporary urban fiction[ edit ] In the s, during the culmination of the Black Power movement, a jailed Black man named Robert Beck took the pen name Iceberg Slim and wrote Pimp, a dark, gritty tale of life in the inner-city underworld.
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An Urban Erotic Tale Hood: An Urban Erotic Tale About book: Lamont be my government, but Hood be my name. I earned my stripes chilling up in Fat Daddy's joint, a Brownsville barbershop in the belly of Brooklyn. Some called me a street savior
The Seven Deadly Sins. Six years ago Noire published her 1 bestselling debut novel, G-Spot: An Urban Erotic Tale and launched an entire genre. Today, after taking a cue from bestselling horror writer Stephen King, Noire unveils the first mass-market urban erotic serial tale told in seven parts.