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The Cambridge companion to the African American novel

Author: Maryemma Graham
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features essays on the slave narrative, coming of age, vernacular modernism, and the post-colonial novel to help readers gain a better appreciation of the African American novel's diversity and complexity.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Zora Neale Hurston; Alice Walker; Toni Morrison; Richard Wright; Ralph Ellison; James Baldwin; James Baldwin; Ralph Ellison; Zora Neale Hurston; Toni Morrison; Alice Walker; Richard Wright
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maryemma Graham
ISBN: 0521815746 9780521815741 0521016371 9780521016377
OCLC Number: 51900416
Description: vxii, 315 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Maryemma Graham --
PART I: THE LONG JOURNEY: THE AFRICAN AMERICAN NOVEL AND HISTORY --
Freeing the voice, creating the self: the novel and slavery / Christopher Mulvey --
Reconstructing the race: the novel after slavery / M. Giulia Fabi --
The novel of the Negro Renaissance / George Hutchinson --
Caribbean migration, ex-isles, and the New World novel / Giselle Liza Anatol --
PART II: SEARCH FOR A FORM: THE NEW AMERICAN NOVEL --
The neo-slave narrative / Ashraf H.A. Rushdy --
Coming of age in the African American novel / Claudine Raynaud --
The blues novel / Steven C. Tracy --
From modernism to postmodernism: black literature at the crossroads / Fritz Gysin --
The African American novel and popular culture / Susanne B. Dietzel --
PART III: AFRICAN AMERICAN VOICES: FROM MARGIN TO CENTER --
Everybody's protest novel: the era of Richard Wright / Jerry W. Ward Jr. --
Finding common ground: Ralph Ellison and James Baldwin / Herman Beavers --
American Neo-HooDooism: the novels of Ishmael Reed / Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure --
Spaces for readers: the novels of Toni Morrison / Marilyn Mobley McKenzie --
African American womanism: from Zora Neale Hurston to Alice Walker / Lovalerie King --
Vernacular modernism in the novels of John Edgar Wideman and Leon Forrest / Keith Byerman.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Responsibility: edited by Maryemma Graham.
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Features essays on the slave narrative, coming of age, vernacular modernism, and the post-colonial novel to help readers gain a better appreciation of the African American novel's diversity and complexity.

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