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The Resource A companion to African American literature, edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett

A companion to African American literature, edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett

Label
A companion to African American literature
Title
A companion to African American literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jarrett, Gene Andrew
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Series volume
71
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
Label
A companion to African American literature, edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Back to the future: eighteenth-century transatlantic Black authors / Vincent Carretta -- Africa in early African American literature / James Sidbury -- Ports of call, pulpits of consultation: rethinking the origins of African American literature / Frances Smith Foster, Kim D. Green -- The Constitution of Toussaint: another origin of African American literature / Michael J. Drexler, Ed White -- Religion in early African American literature / Joanna Brooks, Tyler Mabry -- The economies of the slave narrative / Philip Gould -- The 1850s: the first renaissance of Black letters / Maurice S. Lee -- African American literary nationalism / Robert S. Levine -- Periodicals, print culture, and African American poetry / Ivy G. Wilson -- New Negro aesthetics, culture, and politics: the modern period, 1865-c.1940 -- Racial uplift and the literature of the new Negro / Marlon B. Ross -- The dialect of new Negro literature / Gene Andrew Jarrett -- African American literary realism, 1865-1914 / Andrea N. Williams -- Folklore and African American literature in the post-Reconstruction era / Shirley Moody-Turner -- The Harlem Renaissance: the new Negro at home and abroad / Michelle Ann Stephens -- Transatlantic collaborations: visual culture in African American literature / Cherene Sherrard-Johnson -- Aesthetic hygiene: Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, and the work of art / Mark Christian Thompson -- African American modernism and state surveillance / William J. Maxwell -- Reforming the canon, tradition, and criticism of African American literature: the contemporary period, c.1940-present -- The Chicago Renaissance / Michelle Yvonne Gordon -- Jazz and African American literature / Keith D. Leonard -- The Black arts movement / James Edward Smethurst -- Humor in African American literature / Glenda R. Carpio -- Neo-slave narratives / Madhu Dubey -- Popular Black women's fiction and the novels of Terry McMillan / Rubin V. Smiles -- African American science fiction / Jeffrey Allen Tucker -- Latino/a literature and the African diaspora / Theresa Delgadillo -- African American literature and queer studies: the conundrum of James Baldwin / Guy Mark Foster -- African American literature and psychoanalysis / Arlene R. Keizer
Control code
ocn482600407
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 467 p.
Isbn
9781405188623
Lccn
2009050302
Label
A companion to African American literature, edited by Gene Andrew Jarrett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Back to the future: eighteenth-century transatlantic Black authors / Vincent Carretta -- Africa in early African American literature / James Sidbury -- Ports of call, pulpits of consultation: rethinking the origins of African American literature / Frances Smith Foster, Kim D. Green -- The Constitution of Toussaint: another origin of African American literature / Michael J. Drexler, Ed White -- Religion in early African American literature / Joanna Brooks, Tyler Mabry -- The economies of the slave narrative / Philip Gould -- The 1850s: the first renaissance of Black letters / Maurice S. Lee -- African American literary nationalism / Robert S. Levine -- Periodicals, print culture, and African American poetry / Ivy G. Wilson -- New Negro aesthetics, culture, and politics: the modern period, 1865-c.1940 -- Racial uplift and the literature of the new Negro / Marlon B. Ross -- The dialect of new Negro literature / Gene Andrew Jarrett -- African American literary realism, 1865-1914 / Andrea N. Williams -- Folklore and African American literature in the post-Reconstruction era / Shirley Moody-Turner -- The Harlem Renaissance: the new Negro at home and abroad / Michelle Ann Stephens -- Transatlantic collaborations: visual culture in African American literature / Cherene Sherrard-Johnson -- Aesthetic hygiene: Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, and the work of art / Mark Christian Thompson -- African American modernism and state surveillance / William J. Maxwell -- Reforming the canon, tradition, and criticism of African American literature: the contemporary period, c.1940-present -- The Chicago Renaissance / Michelle Yvonne Gordon -- Jazz and African American literature / Keith D. Leonard -- The Black arts movement / James Edward Smethurst -- Humor in African American literature / Glenda R. Carpio -- Neo-slave narratives / Madhu Dubey -- Popular Black women's fiction and the novels of Terry McMillan / Rubin V. Smiles -- African American science fiction / Jeffrey Allen Tucker -- Latino/a literature and the African diaspora / Theresa Delgadillo -- African American literature and queer studies: the conundrum of James Baldwin / Guy Mark Foster -- African American literature and psychoanalysis / Arlene R. Keizer
Control code
ocn482600407
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 467 p.
Isbn
9781405188623
Lccn
2009050302

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