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Black intersectionalities : a critique for 21st century

Black intersectionalities : a critique for 21st century

Author: Monica Michlin; Jean-Paul Rocchi
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

An important collection which explores the complex interrelationships between race, gender, and sex as these are conceptualised within contemporary thought.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Michlin; Jean-Paul Rocchi
ISBN: 1846319382 9781846319389
OCLC Number: 1131466062
Notes: Comprend un index.
Description: vi, 254 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction:Monica Michlin (Universite Paris-Sorbonne, France) and Jean-Paul Rocchi (Universite Paris -Est Marne-la-Vallee, France)Exordium:Writing and the Relation: From Textual Coloniality to South African Black ConsciousnessRozena Maart (University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa)I) Challenging Hegemonic Gender Identities:Postcolonial Backlash & Being Proper: Femininity Blackness Sexuality and Transgender in the Public EyeAntje Schuhmann (Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg, South Africa)Productive Investments: Masculinities and Economies in Fisher's The Walls of JerichoEva Boesenberg (Humboldt-Universitat, Berlin, Germany)'I Hugged Myself': First-Person Narration as an Agential Act in Octavia Butler's "TheEvening and the Morning and the Night"Florian Bast (Universitat Leipzig, Germany)II) Nonconformity and Narrative Theorizing:Benjamin Franklin's Ethnic Drag-Notes on Abolition, Satire, and AffectCarsten Junker (Bremen University, Germany)"Weh eye nuh see heart nuh leap": Claude McKay's Literary Drag Performance in Banana BottomJarrett H. Brown (College of the Holy Cross, USA)The Souls of Black Gay Folk: The Black Arts Movement and Melvin Dixon's Revision of Du Boisian Double Consciousness in Vanishing RoomsCharles Nero (Bates College, USA)III) Upsurges of Desire:"Risking Sensuality": Toni Morrison's Erotics of WritingClaudine Raynaud (Universite Paul-Valery, Montpellier 3, France)Cultures of Melancholia: Theorizing Desire and the Black BodyLaura Sarnelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale", Italy)Richard Wright's Poetics of Black Being: Metaphor, Desire, and DoingRebecka Rutledge Fisher (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)IV) Epistemological Genealogies and Prospections:On the Monstrous Threat of Reasoned Black DesireLewis R. Gordon (University of Connecticut at Storrs, USA)Revising Jezebel Politics: Toward a New Black Sexual EthicJennifer S. Leath (Yale University, USA)The Challenge of Black Feminist Desire: Abolish PropertySabine Broeck (Bremen University, Germany)
Series Title: FORECAAST
Responsibility: edited by Monica Michlin and Jean-Paul Rocchi.
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