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The Resource Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels, Amy K. Levin, (electronic resource)

Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels, Amy K. Levin, (electronic resource)

Label
Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels
Title
Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels
Statement of responsibility
Amy K. Levin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
''A groundbreaking work that links the lives and culture of African-American women to those of their African sisters. ... Levin completes the circle of these women's lives and histories by tracing their experiences from Africa to America and back
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1957-
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Levin, Amy K.
Dewey number
813/.5099287/08996073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Women and literature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American women
  • American fiction
  • African American women in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Africa
Label
Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels, Amy K. Levin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-197) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Otherness and the black mask -- Metaphor and maternity in Mama Day -- Clearing space : dramas of liminality and initiation in Morrison's novels -- Mother as colony, colony as mother : Jamaica Kincaid and cultural dislocation -- Alice Walker and the ethics of possession -- The violation of voice : revising the slave narrative -- Ghostwriting : authenticity and appropriation in Family and Beloved -- "We wasn't nothing" : leadership and vision in Dessa Rose -- African (re)sisters : rhetoric, representation, and liberation in Alice Walker's works -- A call finds its response : African women and African-American women writers
Control code
ocm85824624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031347
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)85824624
Label
Africanism and authenticity in African-American women's novels, Amy K. Levin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-197) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Otherness and the black mask -- Metaphor and maternity in Mama Day -- Clearing space : dramas of liminality and initiation in Morrison's novels -- Mother as colony, colony as mother : Jamaica Kincaid and cultural dislocation -- Alice Walker and the ethics of possession -- The violation of voice : revising the slave narrative -- Ghostwriting : authenticity and appropriation in Family and Beloved -- "We wasn't nothing" : leadership and vision in Dessa Rose -- African (re)sisters : rhetoric, representation, and liberation in Alice Walker's works -- A call finds its response : African women and African-American women writers
Control code
ocm85824624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031347
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)85824624

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