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Amid the Fall, dreaming of Eden : Du Bois, King, Malcolm X, and emancipatory composition

Author: Bradford T Stull
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [1999] ©1999
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"Whom, or what, does composition - defined here as an intentional process of study, either oral or written - serve? Bradford T. Stull contends that composition would do well to articulate, in theory and practice, what could be called "emancipatory composition." He argues that emancipatory composition is radically theopolitical: it roots itself in the foundational theological and political language of the American  Read more...
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Stull, Bradford T., 1961-
Amid the Fall, dreaming of Eden.
Carbondale, Ill. : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1999
(DLC) 98051923
(OCoLC)40452986
Named Person: W E B Du Bois; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malcolm X; William Edward Burghardt Du Bois; Martin Luther King, Jr; Malcolm X; W E B Du Bois; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malcolm X
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bradford T Stull
ISBN: 9780585314501 0585314500
OCLC Number: 45733281
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 144 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Emancipatory Composition --
The Theoretical Tradition --
Composition from the Color Line --
Du Bois, King, Malcolm X --
Theopolitical Tropes --
2. The Fall --
Babel --
Division of Property --
Violence --
3. The Orient --
Yellow, Alien Other --
Wise Person --
Backward Place --
4. Africa --
Africa as Suffering --
Africa as Monstrous/Noble --
5. Eden --
Malcolm X --
Du Bois --
King --
6. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Bradford T. Stull.

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