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The Resource Fugitive vision : slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative, Michael A. Chaney

Fugitive vision : slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative, Michael A. Chaney

Label
Fugitive vision : slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative
Title
Fugitive vision
Title remainder
slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Chaney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaney, Michael A
Dewey number
809/.93355
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.S55
LC item number
C47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Blacks in the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Slavery in literature
  • American literature
  • Visual perception in literature
  • Abolitionists
  • Art and literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
Label
Fugitive vision : slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative, Michael A. Chaney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-246) and index
Contents
Racing and erasing the slave mother: Frederick Douglass, parodic looks, and ethnographic illustration -- Looking for slavery at the Crystal Palace: William Wells Brown and the politics of exhibition(ism) -- The uses in seeing: mobilizing the portrait in drag in Running a thousand miles for freedom -- Panoramic bodies: from Banvard's Mississippi to Brown's Iron collar -- The mulatta in the camera: Harriet Jacobs's historicist gazing and Dion Boucicault's mulatta obscura -- Throwing identity in the poetry-pottery of Dave the potter
Control code
ocn148984560
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 254 p.
Isbn
9780253349446
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007030507
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Fugitive vision : slave image and Black identity in antebellum narrative, Michael A. Chaney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-246) and index
Contents
Racing and erasing the slave mother: Frederick Douglass, parodic looks, and ethnographic illustration -- Looking for slavery at the Crystal Palace: William Wells Brown and the politics of exhibition(ism) -- The uses in seeing: mobilizing the portrait in drag in Running a thousand miles for freedom -- Panoramic bodies: from Banvard's Mississippi to Brown's Iron collar -- The mulatta in the camera: Harriet Jacobs's historicist gazing and Dion Boucicault's mulatta obscura -- Throwing identity in the poetry-pottery of Dave the potter
Control code
ocn148984560
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 254 p.
Isbn
9780253349446
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007030507
Other physical details
ill.
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