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Prophetic Remembrance : Black Subjectivity in African American and South African Trauma Narratives.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, ©2015
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||Introduction: toward a theory of prophetic remembrance --
Ruptured wounds: the body of prophetic remembrance --
Fugitive homes: the space of prophetic remembrance --
Artful mourning: the language of prophetic remembrance --
Resurrected scars: the time of prophetic remembrance --
Conclusion: prophetic remembrance --
race, religion, and the literary.
Erica Still's book is a thoughtful and sensitive exploration of trauma and mourning in contemporary black writing from the United States and South Africa. The term 'prophetic remembrance' is a
- Blacks in literature.
- African Americans in literature.
- Psychic trauma in literature.
- Collective memory in literature.
- Racism in literature.
- South African fiction (English) -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
- South African fiction (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
- American fiction -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
- American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
- American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
- American fiction.
- American fiction -- African American authors.
- South African fiction (English)