Racism in literature

Literature that includes non white characters with stereotypical characteristics and/or which are cast in a negative light based on their race.

NOTE: The purpose of this list is not to make a political statement or to disparage the literature in question, but rather to simply explore the prevalence of such negative portrayals among all types of literature.
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