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Difficult diasporas : the transnational feminist aesthetic of the Black Atlantic

Author: Samantha Pinto
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brings together an innovative archive of twentieth-century texts marked by their break with conventional literary structures.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samantha Pinto
ISBN: 9780814759486 0814759483 9780814770092 0814770096
OCLC Number: 876426826
Notes: Index: pages 265-271.
Description: x, 271 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The world and the "jar" : Jackie Kay and the feminist locations of the African diaspora --
It's lonely at the bottom : Elizabeth Alexander, Deborah Richards, and the cosmopolitan poetics of the Black body --
The drama of dislocation : staging diaspora history in the work of Adrienne Kennedy and Ama Ata Aidoo --
Asymmetrical possessions : Zora Neale Hurston, Erna Brodber, and the gendered fictions of Black modernity --
Intimate migrations : narrating "third world women" in the short fiction of Bessie Head, Zo Wicomb, and Pauline Melville --
Impossible objects : M. Nourbese Philip, Harryette Mullen, and the diaspora feminist aesthetics of accumulation.
Responsibility: Samantha Pinto.

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"There are lessons to be learned from this study."-The Journal of African American History "In Difficult Diasporas, Pinto shows how we might approach some of these texts as readers and literary Read more...

 
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