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The Resource Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved, edited by Barbara H. Solomon

Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved, edited by Barbara H. Solomon

Label
Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved
Title
Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara H. Solomon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ten reviews and seventeen essays present critical commentary on the novel "Beloved," by Toni Morrison
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
B434 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Solomon, Barbara H
Series statement
Critical essays on American literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infanticide in literature
  • Slavery in literature
  • Historical fiction, American
  • African American women in literature
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Ohio
Label
Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved, edited by Barbara H. Solomon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Reviews. Haunted by their nightmares / Margaret Atwood -- A gravestone of memories ; The ghosts of "sixty million and more" / Walter Clemons -- Death duties : Toni Morrison looks back in sorrow / Ann Snitow -- Toni Morrison's Beloved country : the writer and her haunting tale of slavery / Elizabeth Kastor -- The pleasure of enchantment / Rosellen Brown -- Aunt Medea / Stanley Crouch -- A house divided / Judith Thurman -- Ghost story / Thomas R. Edwards -- Ties that bind / Marsha Jean Darling
  • Essays. The opening sentences of Beloved / Toni Morrison -- Nameless ghosts : possession and dispossession in Beloved / Deborah Horvitz -- Temporal defamiliarization in Toni Morrison's Beloved / Brian Finney -- Toni Morrison's ghost : the beloved who is not beloved / Elizabeth B. House -- Beloved : "woman, thy name is demon" / Trudier Harris -- "Breaking the back of words" : language, silence, and the politics of identity in Beloved / Barbara Hill Rigney -- The telling of Beloved / Eusebio L. Rodrigues -- Beloved : a womanist neo-slave narrative ; or, multivocal remembrances of things past / Bernard W. Bell -- Call and response as critical method : African-American oral traditions and Beloved / Maggie Sale -- The making of a man : dialogic meaning in Beloved / Deborah Ayer (Sitter) -- Beloved and the tyranny of the double / Denise Heinze -- Giving body to the word : the maternal symbolic in Toni Morrison's Beloved / Jean Wyatt -- Reading at the cultural interface : the corn symbolism of Beloved / Wendy Harding and Jacky Martin
  • Original essays. The Black English oral tradition in Beloved : "listen to the spaces" / Yvonne Atkinson -- Sethe's re-memories : the covert return of what is best forgotten / Jan Furman -- The disruption of formulaic discourse : writing resistance and truth in Beloved / Lovalerie King -- Transfiguring the narrative : Beloved-- from melodrama to tragedy / Terry Otten
Control code
39235776
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 308 pages
Isbn
9780783800493
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98026861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Critical essays on Toni Morrison's Beloved, edited by Barbara H. Solomon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Reviews. Haunted by their nightmares / Margaret Atwood -- A gravestone of memories ; The ghosts of "sixty million and more" / Walter Clemons -- Death duties : Toni Morrison looks back in sorrow / Ann Snitow -- Toni Morrison's Beloved country : the writer and her haunting tale of slavery / Elizabeth Kastor -- The pleasure of enchantment / Rosellen Brown -- Aunt Medea / Stanley Crouch -- A house divided / Judith Thurman -- Ghost story / Thomas R. Edwards -- Ties that bind / Marsha Jean Darling
  • Essays. The opening sentences of Beloved / Toni Morrison -- Nameless ghosts : possession and dispossession in Beloved / Deborah Horvitz -- Temporal defamiliarization in Toni Morrison's Beloved / Brian Finney -- Toni Morrison's ghost : the beloved who is not beloved / Elizabeth B. House -- Beloved : "woman, thy name is demon" / Trudier Harris -- "Breaking the back of words" : language, silence, and the politics of identity in Beloved / Barbara Hill Rigney -- The telling of Beloved / Eusebio L. Rodrigues -- Beloved : a womanist neo-slave narrative ; or, multivocal remembrances of things past / Bernard W. Bell -- Call and response as critical method : African-American oral traditions and Beloved / Maggie Sale -- The making of a man : dialogic meaning in Beloved / Deborah Ayer (Sitter) -- Beloved and the tyranny of the double / Denise Heinze -- Giving body to the word : the maternal symbolic in Toni Morrison's Beloved / Jean Wyatt -- Reading at the cultural interface : the corn symbolism of Beloved / Wendy Harding and Jacky Martin
  • Original essays. The Black English oral tradition in Beloved : "listen to the spaces" / Yvonne Atkinson -- Sethe's re-memories : the covert return of what is best forgotten / Jan Furman -- The disruption of formulaic discourse : writing resistance and truth in Beloved / Lovalerie King -- Transfiguring the narrative : Beloved-- from melodrama to tragedy / Terry Otten
Control code
39235776
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 308 pages
Isbn
9780783800493
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98026861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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