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African Americans and the culture of pain

Author: Debra Walker King
Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008.
Series: Cultural frames, framing culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Considers fragments of experience recorded in oral histories and newspapers as well as those produced in twentieth-century novels, films, and television that reveal how the black body in pain  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
King, Debra Walker, 1959-
African Americans and the culture of pain.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008
(OCoLC)608489943
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Debra Walker King
ISBN: 9780813926803 0813926807 9780813926810 0813926815 9780813926902 0813926904
OCLC Number: 144767315
Description: xii, 195 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Watching from the Trees --
Part One: Pain's Legacy --
Overt and Symbolic Violence --
Racial Hurt and Soul Murder --
Part Two: Pain's Diminution --
Personal Protests and War --
Silent Mobility --
Part Three: Pain's Expulsion --
Writing in Red Ink --
Expressing, Sharing, and Healing Black Pain --
Conclusion: Three Steps beyond Horror.
Series Title: Cultural frames, framing culture.
Responsibility: Debra Walker King.
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