The Resource Neo-slave Narratives : Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form

Neo-slave Narratives : Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form

Label
Neo-slave Narratives : Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form
Title
Neo-slave Narratives
Title remainder
Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study in the political, social, and cultural content of a particular literary form - the novel of slavery cast as a first-person slave narrative. The text explores the complex relationship between nostalgia and critique, and asks how African-American intellectuals made use of this form
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
  • 810.9/353
  • 813.5209355
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS374.S58 R87 1999eb
  • PS374.S58R87 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Race and American Culture
Label
Neo-slave Narratives : Studies in the Social Logic of a Literary Form
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; One: Master Texts and Slave Narratives: Race, Form, and Intertextuality in the Field of Cultural Production; Two: Toward 1968: The Discourse in Formation; Three: The Discourse Mobilized: The Debate over William Styrons The Confessions of Nat Turner; Four: The Possession of Resistance: Ishmael Reed's Flight to Canada; Five: Meditations on Story: Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose; Six: Serving the Form, Conserving the Order: Charles Johnson's Oxherding Tale; Seven: Revising the Form, Misserving the Order: Charles Johnson's Middle Passage; Eight: Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D
  • EF; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
ocn466426863
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198029007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35580276
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)466426863
  • pebcs0198029004

Library Locations

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