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The Resource African American Literature Beyond Race : an Alternative Reader

African American Literature Beyond Race : an Alternative Reader

Label
African American Literature Beyond Race : an Alternative Reader
Title
African American Literature Beyond Race
Title remainder
an Alternative Reader
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is widely accepted that the canon of African American literature has racial realism at its core: African American protagonists, social settings, cultural symbols, and racial-political discourse. As a result, writings that are not preoccupied with race have long been invisible-unpublished, out of print, absent from libraries, rarely discussed among scholars, and omitted from anthologies. However, some of our most celebrated African American authors-from Zora Neale Hurston and Richard Wright to James Baldwin and Toni Morrison-have resisted this canonical rule, even at the cost of critical d
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jarrett, Gene Andrew
Dewey number
  • 813.008/0896073
  • 813.0080896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.A35 A346 2006
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • African Americans
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African Americans
  • American fiction
Label
African American Literature Beyond Race : an Alternative Reader
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I Postbellum Period, 1865-1900; 1 FRANK J. WEBB; TWO WOLVES AND A LAMB: AN ORIGINAL TALE (1870); 2 FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER; SOWING AND REAPING (1876-77); Chapter 1 [Setting Out in Life]; Chapter 2 The Decision; Chapter 4 [Every Man Has His Price]; Chapter 6 [The Verge of a Precipice]; Chapter 7 [The Engagement]; Chapter 8 [Sowing and Reaping]; Chapter 9 [Belle Gordon]; Chapter 10 [A Drunkard's Wife]; 3 PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR; THE UNCALLED (1898); Chapter 10 [The Seminary]; Chapter 11 [The Sermon]
  • Chapter 12 [The Ordination]PART II: Between the World Wars, 1919-1940; 4 NELLA LARSEN; THE WRONG MAN (1926); FREEDOM (1926); 5 JEAN TOOMER; YORK BEACH (1928); Chapter 1 [The Perfect Place]; Chapter 2 [Individuality]; 6 Wallace Thurman; THE INTERNE (1932); Chapter 2 [Flanagan Hall]; Chapter 3 [Touring the Hospital]; Chapter 9 [The Fire]; Chapter 12 [Carl's Problems]; PART III: After World War II, 1945-1960; 7 FRANK YERBY; THE FOXES OF HARROW (1946); Chapter 1 [New Orleans]; 8 ANN PETRY; COUNTRY PLACE (1947); Chapter 1 [Lennox, Connecticut]; Chapter 7 [A Discovery]; Chapter 8 [Mearns Gramby]
  • Chapter 25 [The Will]9 ZORA NEALE HURSTON; SERAPH ON THE SUWANEE (1948); Chapter 1 [The Secret Life of Arvay]; 10 Chester B. Himes; YESTERDAY WILL MAKE YOU CRY (1952); Book 2: Flood of Tears Chapter 9 [Memories]; Book 3: Shall Become the Same at Last Chapter 1 [A Riot]; 11 RICHARD WRIGHT; SAVAGE HOLIDAY (1954): Part One: Anxiety; 12 JAMES BALDWIN; GIOVANNI'S ROOM (1956): Chapter 1 [The Flight]; PART IV: Contemporary Period after 1965; 13 SAMUEL R. DELANY; TIME CONSIDERED AS A HELIX OF SEMI-PRECIOUS STONES (1968); 14 TONI MORRISON; RECITATIF (1983); 15 OCTAVIA E. BUTLER; BLOODCHILD (1984)
  • Select BibliographyAbout the Contributors; Index
Control code
913695219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (883 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814743751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)913695219
Label
African American Literature Beyond Race : an Alternative Reader
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I Postbellum Period, 1865-1900; 1 FRANK J. WEBB; TWO WOLVES AND A LAMB: AN ORIGINAL TALE (1870); 2 FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER; SOWING AND REAPING (1876-77); Chapter 1 [Setting Out in Life]; Chapter 2 The Decision; Chapter 4 [Every Man Has His Price]; Chapter 6 [The Verge of a Precipice]; Chapter 7 [The Engagement]; Chapter 8 [Sowing and Reaping]; Chapter 9 [Belle Gordon]; Chapter 10 [A Drunkard's Wife]; 3 PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR; THE UNCALLED (1898); Chapter 10 [The Seminary]; Chapter 11 [The Sermon]
  • Chapter 12 [The Ordination]PART II: Between the World Wars, 1919-1940; 4 NELLA LARSEN; THE WRONG MAN (1926); FREEDOM (1926); 5 JEAN TOOMER; YORK BEACH (1928); Chapter 1 [The Perfect Place]; Chapter 2 [Individuality]; 6 Wallace Thurman; THE INTERNE (1932); Chapter 2 [Flanagan Hall]; Chapter 3 [Touring the Hospital]; Chapter 9 [The Fire]; Chapter 12 [Carl's Problems]; PART III: After World War II, 1945-1960; 7 FRANK YERBY; THE FOXES OF HARROW (1946); Chapter 1 [New Orleans]; 8 ANN PETRY; COUNTRY PLACE (1947); Chapter 1 [Lennox, Connecticut]; Chapter 7 [A Discovery]; Chapter 8 [Mearns Gramby]
  • Chapter 25 [The Will]9 ZORA NEALE HURSTON; SERAPH ON THE SUWANEE (1948); Chapter 1 [The Secret Life of Arvay]; 10 Chester B. Himes; YESTERDAY WILL MAKE YOU CRY (1952); Book 2: Flood of Tears Chapter 9 [Memories]; Book 3: Shall Become the Same at Last Chapter 1 [A Riot]; 11 RICHARD WRIGHT; SAVAGE HOLIDAY (1954): Part One: Anxiety; 12 JAMES BALDWIN; GIOVANNI'S ROOM (1956): Chapter 1 [The Flight]; PART IV: Contemporary Period after 1965; 13 SAMUEL R. DELANY; TIME CONSIDERED AS A HELIX OF SEMI-PRECIOUS STONES (1968); 14 TONI MORRISON; RECITATIF (1983); 15 OCTAVIA E. BUTLER; BLOODCHILD (1984)
  • Select BibliographyAbout the Contributors; Index
Control code
913695219
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (883 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814743751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)913695219

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