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by Marisa Parham

eBook Haunting and Displacement in African American Literature and Culture (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory) download ISBN: 0415990947
Author: Marisa Parham
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (November 20, 2008)
Language: English
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Category: Literature
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Series: Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory.

Series: Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory. Paperback: 162 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0415888585. Product Dimensions: . x . x 1. inches.

Haunting and Displacement in African American Literature and Culture (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory).

Looking at texts including Jean Toomer's Cane, Toni Morrison's Beloved, James Baldwin's Another Country, and Beat poetry by Bob Kaufmann, in this original study, Parham describes the phenomena of haunting, displacement, and ghostliness as endemic to modern African American literature and culture. Not only does memory-conscious and unconscious, individual and collective-often drive African American cultural production, but such memory often arrives to artists from elsewhere, from other times, spaces, and experiences. Haunting and Displacement in African American Literature and Culture (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory).

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Introduction: Haunting and Displacement. Marisa Parham is Assistant Professor of English at Amherst College and her articles have appeared in Callaloo and ELH. About the Series.

Looking at texts including Jean Toomer’s Cane, Toni Morrison’s Beloved, James Baldwin’s Another Country, and Beat poetry by Bob Kaufmann, in this original study, Parham describes the phenomena of haunting, displacement, and ghostliness as endemic to modern African American literature and culture. Introduction: Haunting and Displacement. Chapter One: Like Water: Hughes, Cullen, Johnson. Chapter Two: "Do You Love Me?": Another Country. Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory. Learn mor. ubject Categories.

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Introduction: Haunting and Displacement. Author(s) Bio. Instructors. Chapter Three: Behind Carma and Rosie. Chapter Four: Folded Sorrows in Kaufman and Toomer. Chapter Five: Saying "Yes" in Kindred. Chapter Six: Winding Sheets: Petry and Wright. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Literary and social criticism But the cultural and political conflicts of the 1960s revived the social approach among younger . African American literature, body of literature written by Americans of African descent.

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Recent papers in Literary Theory and Criticism in African Literature . Criticism is the name of a task established anciently in the Greek tradition with respect to the handling of art objects.

Looking at texts including Jean Toomer’s Cane, Toni Morrison’s Beloved, James Baldwin’s Another Country, and Beat poetry by Bob Kaufmann, inthis original study, Parham describes thephenomena of haunting, displacement, and ghostliness as endemic to modern African American literature and culture. Not only does memory―conscious and unconscious, individual and collective―often drive African American cultural production, but such memory often arrives to artists from elsewhere, from other times, spaces, and experiences.