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Jean Toomer : a critical evaluation

Author: Therman B O'Daniel; College Language Association (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Howard University Press, 1988.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Jean Toomer; Jean Toomer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Therman B O'Daniel; College Language Association (U.S.)
ISBN: 0882581112 9780882581118
OCLC Number: 18464195
Description: xxi, 555 p. : port. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Elegy for Therman B. O'Daniel / Leonard A. Slade, Jr. --
Jean Toomer in his time: an introduction / Nellie McKay --
Jean Toomer: aspects of his life and art. Jean Toomer: lost generation, or Negro renaissance? / S.P. Fullinwider --
Jean Toomer and Mae Wright: an interview with Mae Wright Peck / Therman B. O'Daniel --
Jean Toomer's life prior to Cane: a brief sketch of the emergence of a black writer / Michael J. Krasny --
Jean Toomer in Wisconsin / Nellie McKay --
"Just Americans": a note on Jean Toomer's marriage to Margery Latimer / Daniel P. McCarthy --
Another note on Toomer's marriage to Margery Latimer / Merle A. Richmond --
Jean Toomer's contribution to The New Mexico Sentinel / Tom Quirk and Robert E. Fleming --
Jean Toomer- The veil replaced / Mabel M. Dillard --
And another passing / Darwin T. Turner --
Jean Toomer, Waldo Frank, Sherwood Anderson, and Hart Crane. Jean Toomer and Waldo Frank: a creative friendship / Mark Helbling --
An intersection of paths: correspondence between Jean Toomer and Sherwood Anderson / Darwin T. Turner --
Sherwood Anderson and Jean Toomer / Mark Helbling --
The "Mid-Kingdom" of Crane's "Black Tambourine" and Toomer's Cane / Victor A. Kramer --
The Toomer-Ouspensky-Gurdjieff connection. The influence of Ouspensky's Tertium Organum upon Jean Toomer's Cane / Alice Poindexter Fisher --
Jean Toomer's Cane / James Kraft --
The unity of Jean Toomer's Cane / Catherine L. Innes --
Selected interpretations of Cane. Jean Toomer's Cane again / W. Edward Farrison --
Design and movement in Cane / Susan L. Blake --
The unifying images in Part one of Jean Toomer's Cane / Richard Eldridge --
Jean Toomer's Cane: a modern black oracle / Bowie Duncan --
Toomer's Cane: the artist and his world / George C. Matthews --
Jean Toomer as the Cane short-story writer. Three enigmas: Karintha, Becky, and Carma / William L. Dutch --
Jean Toomer's "Fern": a mythical dimension / Hargis Westerfield --
The search for identity in Jean Toomer's "Esther" / Edward W. Waldron --
Central conflict between rural thesis and urban antithesis in Jean Toomer's "Avery" / Burney J. Hollis --
The tensions in Jean Toomer's "theater" / George Kopf --
"Nora" is calling Jesus": a nineteenth-century European dilemma in a Afro-American garb / Udo O.H. Jung --
Jean Toomer's "Box seat": the possibility for "constructive crisises" / Elizabeth Schultz --
Jean Toomer's "Bona and Paul": the innocence and artifice of words / Jack M. Christ --
Jean Toomer as poet of the Cane poems and of "Blue Meridian". A key to the poems in Cane / Bernard W. Bell --
"Spirit-torsos of exquisite strength": the theme of individual weakness vs. collective strength in two of Toomer's poems / Udo O.H. Jung --
Jean Toomer's vision: "Blue Meridian" / Harry L. Jones --
Jean Toomer's "Blue Meridian": the poet as prophet of a new order of man / Bernard W. Bell --
Jean Toomer as playwright. Design in Jean Toomer's Balo / Michael J. Krasny --
Jean Toomer's Ralph Kabnis: portrait of the Negro artist as a young man / William J. Goede --
The failure of a playwright / Darwin T. Turner --
Women and male-female relationships in Cane. The women in Cane / Patricia Chase --
Frustrated redemption: Jean Toomer's women in Cane, Part one / J. Michael Clark --
Male and female interrelationship in Toomer's Cane / Rafael A. Cancel --
Celebration and biblical myth; surrealism and the blues in Cane. Images of celebration in Cane / Sister Mary Kathryn Grant --
Jean Toomer's Cane and biblical myth / Louise Blackwell --
Jean Toomer and surrealism / Sue R. Goodwin --
Cane as blues / Benjamin F. McKeever --
Jean Toomer, the artist- an unfulfilled American life: an afterword / Nellie McKay --
Jean Toomer: a classified bibliography / Therman B. O'Daniel.
Responsibility: edited by Therman B. O'Daniel for the College Language Association.

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