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The Resource Constructing the Black masculine : identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995, Maurice O. Wallace

Constructing the Black masculine : identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995, Maurice O. Wallace

Label
Constructing the Black masculine : identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995
Title
Constructing the Black masculine
Title remainder
identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995
Statement of responsibility
Maurice O. Wallace
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1967-
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Wallace, Maurice O
Dewey number
305.38/896073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.625
LC item number
.W355 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A John Hope Franklin Center Book
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  • African American men
  • African American men
  • Masculinity
  • Ideals (Psychology)
  • African American men
  • African American intellectuals
  • African American men in literature
  • American literature
Label
Constructing the Black masculine : identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995, Maurice O. Wallace
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Spectragraphia -- On dangers seen and unseen: identity politics and the burden of Black male specularity -- Part two: no hiding place -- 'Are we men?': Prince Hall, Martin Delany and the Black masculine ideal in Black freemasonry, 1775-1865 -- Constructing the Black masculine: Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, and the sublimits of African American autobiography -- A man's place: architecture, identity and Black masculine being -- Part three: Looking b(l)ack -- 'I'm not entirely what I look like': Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and the hegemony of vision; or, Jimmy's FBEye blues -- What Juba knew: dance and desire in Melvin Dixon's Vanishing rooms -- Afterword: "What ails you Polyphemus?": toward a new ontology of vision in Frantz Fanon's Black skin, White masks
Control code
ocm48468763
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780822328544
Lccn
2001006934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Constructing the Black masculine : identity and ideality in African American men's literature and culture, 1775-1995, Maurice O. Wallace
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Spectragraphia -- On dangers seen and unseen: identity politics and the burden of Black male specularity -- Part two: no hiding place -- 'Are we men?': Prince Hall, Martin Delany and the Black masculine ideal in Black freemasonry, 1775-1865 -- Constructing the Black masculine: Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, and the sublimits of African American autobiography -- A man's place: architecture, identity and Black masculine being -- Part three: Looking b(l)ack -- 'I'm not entirely what I look like': Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and the hegemony of vision; or, Jimmy's FBEye blues -- What Juba knew: dance and desire in Melvin Dixon's Vanishing rooms -- Afterword: "What ails you Polyphemus?": toward a new ontology of vision in Frantz Fanon's Black skin, White masks
Control code
ocm48468763
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780822328544
Lccn
2001006934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations