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The Resource Extravagant abjection : blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination, Darieck Scott

Extravagant abjection : blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination, Darieck Scott

Label
Extravagant abjection : blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination
Title
Extravagant abjection
Title remainder
blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination
Statement of responsibility
Darieck Scott
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenging the conception of empowerment associated with the Black Power Movement and its political and intellectual legacies, this title contends that power can be found not only in martial resistance, but, surprisingly, where the black body has been inflicted with harm or humiliation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Scott, Darieck
Dewey number
813/.5409896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
S36 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sexual cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • African American men in literature
  • Power (Social sciences) in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Rape in literature
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Pornography in literature
  • Abjection in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Abjection in literature
  • African American men in literature
  • American fiction
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Pornography in literature
  • Power (Social sciences) in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Rape in literature
  • Schwarze
  • Literatur
  • Gewalt
  • Erniedrigung
  • Erotik
  • USA
  • Gewalt
  • Demütigung
  • Roman
  • Roman
Label
Extravagant abjection : blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination, Darieck Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Blackness, abjection, and sexuality -- Fanon's muscles: (Black) power revisited -- "A race that could be so dealt with" : terror, time, and (Black) power -- Slavery, rape, and the Black male abject -- Notes on Black (power) bottoms -- The occupied territory : homosexuality and history in Amiri Baraka's Black arts -- Porn and the n-word : lust, Samuel Delany's The mad man, and a derangement of body and sense(s) -- Conclusion: Extravagant abjection
Control code
697182468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 317 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814741351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182468
Label
Extravagant abjection : blackness, power, and sexuality in the African American literary imagination, Darieck Scott
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Blackness, abjection, and sexuality -- Fanon's muscles: (Black) power revisited -- "A race that could be so dealt with" : terror, time, and (Black) power -- Slavery, rape, and the Black male abject -- Notes on Black (power) bottoms -- The occupied territory : homosexuality and history in Amiri Baraka's Black arts -- Porn and the n-word : lust, Samuel Delany's The mad man, and a derangement of body and sense(s) -- Conclusion: Extravagant abjection
Control code
697182468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 317 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814741351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182468

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