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The Resource "A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted

"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted

Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature
Title
"A god of justice?"
Title remainder
the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature
Statement of responsibility
Qiana J. Whitted
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitted, Qiana J.
Dewey number
820.9/382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
W455 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Justice in literature
  • Good and evil in literature
  • African Americans
  • Literature and society
Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-216) 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
"In my flesh shall I see god" : ritual violence, racial redemption, and Countée Cullen's "The Black Christ" -- "Wrastl' on Jacob" : Richard Wright and the trope of the mourner's bench -- "A loveless, barren, hopeless western marriage" : spiritual infidelity in the fiction of Nella Larsen and Alice Walker -- "There is no way not to suffer" : evil ruptures and improvisations of joy in "Sonny's blues" and "The sky is gray" -- "But god is not a mystery. We are." : Toni Morrison and the problem of paradise
Control code
247440631
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 220 pages
Isbn
9780813927978
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)247440631
Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-216) 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
"In my flesh shall I see god" : ritual violence, racial redemption, and Countée Cullen's "The Black Christ" -- "Wrastl' on Jacob" : Richard Wright and the trope of the mourner's bench -- "A loveless, barren, hopeless western marriage" : spiritual infidelity in the fiction of Nella Larsen and Alice Walker -- "There is no way not to suffer" : evil ruptures and improvisations of joy in "Sonny's blues" and "The sky is gray" -- "But god is not a mystery. We are." : Toni Morrison and the problem of paradise
Control code
247440631
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 220 pages
Isbn
9780813927978
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)247440631

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