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The Resource The trouble with Sauling around : conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002, Madeline Ruth Walker

The trouble with Sauling around : conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002, Madeline Ruth Walker

Label
The trouble with Sauling around : conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002
Title
The trouble with Sauling around
Title remainder
conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002
Statement of responsibility
Madeline Ruth Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
℗¡Examining autobiographical texts by Malcolm X (The Autobiography of Malcolm X), Oscar Zeta Acosta (The Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo and Revolt of the Cockroach People), Amiri Baraka (The Autobiography of LeRoi Jones), and Richard Rodriguez ℗¡(Hunger of Memory, Days of Obligation, and Brown), Walker questions the often rosy views and simplistic binary conceptions of religious conversion. Her reading of these texts takes into account the conflict and serial changes the authors experience in a society that marginalizes them, the manner in which religious conversion offers ethnic Americans & ld
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Madeline Ruth
Dewey number
818/.540309382042
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.A88
LC item number
W35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Autobiography
  • Conversion in literature
  • Self-realization in literature
  • Religion and literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Conversion in literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Self-realization in literature
  • United States
Label
The trouble with Sauling around : conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002, Madeline Ruth Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with conversion -- Conversion and the intractable Saul: The autobiography of Malcolm X -- Conversion, deconversion, and reversion: Oscar Zeta Acosta's autofictions -- Serial conversion and Pauling around: Amiri Baraka's The autobiography of Leroi Jones -- Converting the church: Richard Rodriguez and the browning of catholicism -- Conclusion: Unlinking religious belief and identity
Control code
741365070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609380649
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n7pgh
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741365070
Label
The trouble with Sauling around : conversion in ethnic American autobiography, 1965-2002, Madeline Ruth Walker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with conversion -- Conversion and the intractable Saul: The autobiography of Malcolm X -- Conversion, deconversion, and reversion: Oscar Zeta Acosta's autofictions -- Serial conversion and Pauling around: Amiri Baraka's The autobiography of Leroi Jones -- Converting the church: Richard Rodriguez and the browning of catholicism -- Conclusion: Unlinking religious belief and identity
Control code
741365070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609380649
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n7pgh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741365070

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