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The Resource Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier, (electronic resource)

Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier, (electronic resource)

Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination
Title
Characters of blood
Title remainder
black heroism in the transatlantic imagination
Statement of responsibility
Celeste-Marie Bernier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Bernier, Celeste-Marie
Dewey number
809/.8896
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Blacks in literature
  • Blacks in art
  • Heroes in literature
  • Heroes in art
  • Slavery in literature
  • Slavery in art
Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Illustrations; preface "suppose nat turner painted?"; acknowledgments; introduction "their names colonized off" remembering and reimagining black heroism; chapter 1 "i shed my blood" toussaint louverture, myth, history, and the transatlantic imagination; chapter 2 "n.t. 11 11 31" nathaniel turner, symbolism, memorialization, and an experimental poetics; chapter 3 "no right to be a hero" sengbe pieh, resistance, representation, and the politics of seeing; chapter 4 "tickety-ump-ump-nicky nacky" re-creating, reknowing, and refiguring sojourner truth
  • Chapter 5 "a work of art" frederick douglass's "living parchments" and "chattel records"chapter 6 "i've seen de real ting" harriet tubman, performance, and multiple personae; conclusion "portals, containers, time capsules, and bridges" acts and arts of black heroism in textual and visual archives; afterword the black body as proof: black heroism in the transatlantic imagination; notes; selected bibliography; index
Control code
ocn820123157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813933252
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820123157
Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Illustrations; preface "suppose nat turner painted?"; acknowledgments; introduction "their names colonized off" remembering and reimagining black heroism; chapter 1 "i shed my blood" toussaint louverture, myth, history, and the transatlantic imagination; chapter 2 "n.t. 11 11 31" nathaniel turner, symbolism, memorialization, and an experimental poetics; chapter 3 "no right to be a hero" sengbe pieh, resistance, representation, and the politics of seeing; chapter 4 "tickety-ump-ump-nicky nacky" re-creating, reknowing, and refiguring sojourner truth
  • Chapter 5 "a work of art" frederick douglass's "living parchments" and "chattel records"chapter 6 "i've seen de real ting" harriet tubman, performance, and multiple personae; conclusion "portals, containers, time capsules, and bridges" acts and arts of black heroism in textual and visual archives; afterword the black body as proof: black heroism in the transatlantic imagination; notes; selected bibliography; index
Control code
ocn820123157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813933252
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820123157

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