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The Resource Contemporary African American fiction : new critical essays, edited by Dana A. Williams

Contemporary African American fiction : new critical essays, edited by Dana A. Williams

Label
Contemporary African American fiction : new critical essays
Title
Contemporary African American fiction
Title remainder
new critical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dana A. Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
C643 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Dana A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
Label
Contemporary African American fiction : new critical essays, edited by Dana A. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Dana A. Williams -- Theoretical influences and experimental resemblances: Ernest J. Gaines and recent critical approaches to the study of African American fiction / Reggie Scott Young -- Ideological tension: cultural nationalism and multiculturalism in the novels of Ishmael Reed / Jennifer A. Jordan -- The politics of addiction and adaptation: dis/ease transmission in Octavia E. Butler's Survivor and Fledgling / Mildred R. Mickle -- "When the women tell stories": healing in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory / Tara T. Green -- The coming-of-age of the contemporary African American novel: Olympia Vernon's Eden, Logic, and A killing in this town / Dana A. Williams -- Another night, another story: the frame narrative in Toni Morrison's Paradise and Alf laylah wa laylah [Arabian nights] / Majda R. Atieh -- A stranger on the bus: Reginald McKnight's I get on the bus as complex journey / Sandra Y. Govan -- Re-imagining the academy: story and pedagogy in contemporary African American fiction / Eleanor W. Traylor
Control code
ocn233484580
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 181 p.
Isbn
9780814205761
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027394
System control number
(OCoLC)233484580
Label
Contemporary African American fiction : new critical essays, edited by Dana A. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Dana A. Williams -- Theoretical influences and experimental resemblances: Ernest J. Gaines and recent critical approaches to the study of African American fiction / Reggie Scott Young -- Ideological tension: cultural nationalism and multiculturalism in the novels of Ishmael Reed / Jennifer A. Jordan -- The politics of addiction and adaptation: dis/ease transmission in Octavia E. Butler's Survivor and Fledgling / Mildred R. Mickle -- "When the women tell stories": healing in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory / Tara T. Green -- The coming-of-age of the contemporary African American novel: Olympia Vernon's Eden, Logic, and A killing in this town / Dana A. Williams -- Another night, another story: the frame narrative in Toni Morrison's Paradise and Alf laylah wa laylah [Arabian nights] / Majda R. Atieh -- A stranger on the bus: Reginald McKnight's I get on the bus as complex journey / Sandra Y. Govan -- Re-imagining the academy: story and pedagogy in contemporary African American fiction / Eleanor W. Traylor
Control code
ocn233484580
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 181 p.
Isbn
9780814205761
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027394
System control number
(OCoLC)233484580

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