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The Resource Open mike : reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion, Michael Eric Dyson

Open mike : reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion, Michael Eric Dyson

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Open mike : reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion
Title
Open mike
Title remainder
reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion
Statement of responsibility
Michael Eric Dyson
Title variation
Reflections on racial identities, popular culture, and freedom struggles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Dyson, Michael Eric
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • African Americans
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • African American philosophy
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • Dyson, Michael Eric
  • African American intellectuals
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Open mike : reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion, Michael Eric Dyson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Philosophy, theory and race. Not from some racial Zeus's head : my intellectual development. Textual acts and semiotic gestures : race, writing and technotopia. Baptizing theory, representing truth : religious discourse, poststructuralist theory and multiculturalism. More than academic : seamless theory, racial disruptions and public intellectuals in the ebony tower. Trump cards : racial paradigms, postcolonial theory and feminist thought. Giving whiteness a black eye : excavating white identities, ideologies and institutions. Is it something I said? : dissident speech, plantation Negro syndrome, and the politics of self-respect -- Cultural studies. Is postmodernism just modernism in drag? : black identities in flux. The great next : jazz origins and the anatomy of improvisation. Black fists and sole brothers : the 1968 Olympics. Black and white in color : television, race and culture. "I love black people, but I hate niggas" : intellectuals, comedy and self-criticism -- Religious beliefs, theological arguments. "Searching for black Jesus" : the Nietzschean quest of a metaphysical thug. "Speech is my hammer" : black preaching, social justice and rap rhetoric. Ecstasy, excess and eschatology : black religion in crisis. The anatomy of radical Christianity : tracing Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dangerous legacy. Prophetic black Islamic ethics : Malcolm X, spiritual warfare and angry black love. Homotextualities : the Bible, sexual ethics and the theology of homoeroticism
Control code
7160870
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 426 p.
Isbn
9780465017652
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013467
System control number
(DLC) 2002013467
Label
Open mike : reflections on philosophy, race, sex, culture and religion, Michael Eric Dyson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Philosophy, theory and race. Not from some racial Zeus's head : my intellectual development. Textual acts and semiotic gestures : race, writing and technotopia. Baptizing theory, representing truth : religious discourse, poststructuralist theory and multiculturalism. More than academic : seamless theory, racial disruptions and public intellectuals in the ebony tower. Trump cards : racial paradigms, postcolonial theory and feminist thought. Giving whiteness a black eye : excavating white identities, ideologies and institutions. Is it something I said? : dissident speech, plantation Negro syndrome, and the politics of self-respect -- Cultural studies. Is postmodernism just modernism in drag? : black identities in flux. The great next : jazz origins and the anatomy of improvisation. Black fists and sole brothers : the 1968 Olympics. Black and white in color : television, race and culture. "I love black people, but I hate niggas" : intellectuals, comedy and self-criticism -- Religious beliefs, theological arguments. "Searching for black Jesus" : the Nietzschean quest of a metaphysical thug. "Speech is my hammer" : black preaching, social justice and rap rhetoric. Ecstasy, excess and eschatology : black religion in crisis. The anatomy of radical Christianity : tracing Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dangerous legacy. Prophetic black Islamic ethics : Malcolm X, spiritual warfare and angry black love. Homotextualities : the Bible, sexual ethics and the theology of homoeroticism
Control code
7160870
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 426 p.
Isbn
9780465017652
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013467
System control number
(DLC) 2002013467

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