The Resource Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic book)

Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic book)

Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance
Title
Traumatic possessions
Title remainder
the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer L. Griffiths
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1968-
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Griffiths, Jennifer L.
Dewey number
810.9/9287/08996
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
G75 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Memory in literature
  • African American women in literature
Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"The quick gasp of sympathy": trauma and interracial witnessing in Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose -- Betrayal trauma and the test of complicity in Suzan-Lori Parks's Venus -- Between women: trauma, witnessing, and the legacy of interracial rape in Robbie Mccauley's Sally's rape -- Uncanny spaces: trauma, cultural memory, and female body in Gayl Jones's Corregidora -- "I have never seen a movie like that": traumatic memory and the "acceleration of history" in Anna Deavere Smith's Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Control code
ebr10495604
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 134 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"The quick gasp of sympathy": trauma and interracial witnessing in Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose -- Betrayal trauma and the test of complicity in Suzan-Lori Parks's Venus -- Between women: trauma, witnessing, and the legacy of interracial rape in Robbie Mccauley's Sally's rape -- Uncanny spaces: trauma, cultural memory, and female body in Gayl Jones's Corregidora -- "I have never seen a movie like that": traumatic memory and the "acceleration of history" in Anna Deavere Smith's Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Control code
ebr10495604
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 134 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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