Afro-American Literary Study in the 1990s

ISBN-10: 0226035433

ISBN-13: 9780226035437

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Featuring the work of the most distinguished scholars in the field, this volume assesses the state of Afro-American literary study and projects a vision of that study for the 1990s. "A rich and rewarding collection."--Choice. "This diverse and inspired collection . . . testifies to the Afro-Am academy's extraordinary vitality."--Voice Literary Supplement
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Book details

List price: $34.00
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 2/15/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 252
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Houston Baker is one of the most persistent voices in African American literary criticism, one that has helped to establish a tradition in black literature from slave narratives and spirituals to blues and modern African American writing. He is a frequent contributor to literary journals, author and editor of numerous books, and a leading mover in the diversification of American literature.

Introduction
Canon-Formation, Literary History, and the Afro-American Tradition: From the Seen to the Told
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Boundaries: Or Distant Relations and Close
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Toward a Poetics of Afro-American Autobiography
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The First-Person in Afro-American Fiction
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There Is No More Beautiful Way: Theory and the Poetics of Afro-American Women's Writing
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Performing Blackness: Re/Placing Afro-American Poetry
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Biography and Afro-American Culture
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Afterword
List of Contributors
Index
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