Within the Circle An Anthology of African American Literary Criticism from the Harlem Renaissance to the Present

ISBN-10: 0822315440

ISBN-13: 9780822315445

Edition: 1994

Authors: Angelyn Mitchell

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List price: $32.95
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 11/4/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.892
Language: English

Introduction: Voices Within the Circle: A Historical Overview of African American Literary Criticism
The Harlem Renaissance
The New Negro
The Negro in American Literature
The Gift of Laughter
The Negro-Art Hokum
The Negro Artist and the Racial Mountain
Criteria of Negro Art
Our Literary Audience
Characteristics of Negro Expression
Humanistic/Ethical Criticism and the Protest Tradition
Blueprint for Negro Writing
American Negro Literature
What White Publishers Won't Print
New Poets
Twentieth-Century Fiction and the Black Mask of Humanity
Everybody's Protest Novel
Integration and Race Literature
The Black Arts Movement
The Myth of a "Negro Literature"
Ethnic Impact in American Literature: Reflections on a Course
The Black Arts Movement
Towards a Black Aesthetic
Cultural Strangulation: Black Literature and the White Aesthetic
Toward a Definition: Black Poetry of the Sixties
Tripping with Black Writing
Structuralism, Post-Structuralism, and the African-American Critic
Preface to Blackness: Text and Pretext
I Rose and Found My Voice: Narration, Authentication, and Authored Control in Four Slave Narratives
Generational Shifts and the Recent Criticism of Afro-American Literature
Literary Production: A Silence in Afro-American Critical Practice
The Race for Theory
Appropriate Gestures: Theory and Afro-American Literary Criticism
Unspeakable Things Unspoken: The Afro-American Presence in American Literature
Gender, Theory, and African-American Feminist Criticism
In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens
Toward a Black Feminist Criticism
New Directions for Black Feminist Criticism
"The Darkened Eye Restored": Notes Toward a Literary History of Black Women
Mama's Baby, Papa's Maybe: An American Grammar Book
Gender and Afro-Americanist Literary Theory and Criticism
But What Do We Think We're Doing Anyway: The State of Black Feminist Criticism(s) or My Version of a Little Bit of History
Some Implications for Related Reading
Acknowledgment of Copyrights
About the Critics
Index of Selected Names
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