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The Resource Close kin and distant relatives : the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature, Susana M. Morris, (electronic resource)

Close kin and distant relatives : the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature, Susana M. Morris, (electronic resource)

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Close kin and distant relatives : the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature
Title
Close kin and distant relatives
Title remainder
the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature
Statement of responsibility
Susana M. Morris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Susana M.
Dewey number
813/.54099287
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
M67 2014
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  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Women and literature
  • Families in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
Label
Close kin and distant relatives : the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature, Susana M. Morris, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction-Family matters -- A wide confraternity: diaspora and family in Paule Marshall's Praisesong for the widow -- Sins of the mother?: ambivalence, agency, and the family romance in Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John -- Daughters of this land: genealogies of resistance in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- The language of family: talking back to narratives of Black pathology in Sapphire's Push -- Epilogue
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001115562
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813935508
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013023501
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001115562
Label
Close kin and distant relatives : the paradox of respectability in Black women's literature, Susana M. Morris, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction-Family matters -- A wide confraternity: diaspora and family in Paule Marshall's Praisesong for the widow -- Sins of the mother?: ambivalence, agency, and the family romance in Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John -- Daughters of this land: genealogies of resistance in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- The language of family: talking back to narratives of Black pathology in Sapphire's Push -- Epilogue
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001115562
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813935508
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013023501
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001115562

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