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Legal fictions : constituting race, composing literature

Author: Karla F C Holloway
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Legal Fictions is a bold declaration that, in the U.S., the black body is thoroughly bound by law. It is an unflinchingly look at the implications of that claim and a virtuoso survey of the ways that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Holloway, Karla F. C., 1949-
Legal fictions.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2014
(DLC) 2013025467
(OCoLC)854980326
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karla F C Holloway
ISBN: 9780822377054 0822377055
OCLC Number: 865030797
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 158 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The capital in question --
Imagined liberalism --
Mapping racial reason --
Being in place : landscape, never inscape --
Secondhand tales and hearsay --
Black legibility : "Can I get a witness" --
Trying to read me --
"A novel-like tenor" --
Passing and protection --
A secluded colored neighborhood.
Responsibility: Karla FC Holloway.

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