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New essays on Song of Solomon

Author: Valerie Smith
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Series: American novel.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The American Novel series provides students of American literature with introductory critical guides to great works of American literature. Each volume begins with a substantial introduction by a distinguished authority on the text, giving details of the work's composition, publication history, and contemporary reception, as well as a survey of the major critical trends and readings from first publication to the
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Toni Morrison; Toni Morrison; Toni (1931- ) Morrison; Toni Morrison
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Valerie Smith
ISBN: 0521454409 9780521454407 0521456045 9780521456043
OCLC Number: 30031118
Description: viii, 120 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / V. Smith --
From orality to literacy : oral memory in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon / J.I. Middleton --
Call and response : voice, community, and dialogic structures in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon / M.S. Mobley --
Knowing their names : Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon / M. Hirsch --
The postmodernist rag : political identity and the vernacular in Song of Solomon / W. Lubiano.
Series Title: American novel.
Responsibility: edited by Valerie Smith.
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The essays in this volume, first published in 1995, present a range of theoretical and cultural perspectives on Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon.  Read more...

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