Scenes of subjection : terror, slavery, and self-making in nineteenth-century America (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Scenes of subjection : terror, slavery, and self-making in nineteenth-century America

Author: Saidiya V Hartman
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Series: Race and American Culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hartman shows how the violence of captivity and enslavement was embodied in the performance practices that grew from slave culture in antebellum America. Using anthropology, history and literary  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saidiya V Hartman
ISBN: 9780195089837 0195089839 9780195089844 0195089847
OCLC Number: 751215841
Notes: Rok wyd. 2010 na ostatniej stronie. Na s. tyt. data 1997.
Description: VIII, [2], 281 s. ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Race and American Culture.
Responsibility: Saidiya V. Hartman.

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Audacious....Original and provocative....What Hartman has to say about both slavery and its continuing resonances should be heard as widely as possible....A major scholarly contribution to the Read more...

 
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