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An invincible summer : female diasporean authors, by Tommie Lee Jackson

Label
An invincible summer : female diasporean authors
Title
An invincible summer
Title remainder
female diasporean authors
Statement of responsibility
by Tommie Lee Jackson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jackson, Tommie Lee
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
J39 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Women and literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Abandoned children in literature
  • Loss (Psychology) in literature
  • Betrayal in literature
Label
An invincible summer : female diasporean authors, by Tommie Lee Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-214) and index
Contents
The orgins of the divestiture trope in selected literature of the African diaspora -- The diaspora as a trope for the existential condition -- Resonances of the African continent in selected fiction and non-fiction by Zora Neale Hurston -- Orphanage in Simone Schwarz-Bart's The bridge of beyond and Alice Walker's The third life of Grange Copeland -- The polyphonic texture of the trope "junkheaped" in Toni Morrison's Beloved -- The sociological implications of female abandonment in Buchi Emecheta's Second class citizen and The joys of motherhood -- The success phobia of Deighton Boyce in Paul Marshall's Brown girl, Brownstones -- Madness as a response to the female situation of disinheritance in Mariama Bâ's So long a letter and Scarlet song -- The exile of the elderly in Beryl Gilroy's Frangipani house and Boy-Sandwich -- Conclusion: abandonment as a trope for the human condition
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 218 p.
Isbn
9780865438231
Lccn
99059962
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43060451
  • (Sirsi) o43060451
  • CARL0623416312
  • (OCoLC)43060451
Label
An invincible summer : female diasporean authors, by Tommie Lee Jackson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-214) and index
Contents
The orgins of the divestiture trope in selected literature of the African diaspora -- The diaspora as a trope for the existential condition -- Resonances of the African continent in selected fiction and non-fiction by Zora Neale Hurston -- Orphanage in Simone Schwarz-Bart's The bridge of beyond and Alice Walker's The third life of Grange Copeland -- The polyphonic texture of the trope "junkheaped" in Toni Morrison's Beloved -- The sociological implications of female abandonment in Buchi Emecheta's Second class citizen and The joys of motherhood -- The success phobia of Deighton Boyce in Paul Marshall's Brown girl, Brownstones -- Madness as a response to the female situation of disinheritance in Mariama Bâ's So long a letter and Scarlet song -- The exile of the elderly in Beryl Gilroy's Frangipani house and Boy-Sandwich -- Conclusion: abandonment as a trope for the human condition
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 218 p.
Isbn
9780865438231
Lccn
99059962
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43060451
  • (Sirsi) o43060451
  • CARL0623416312
  • (OCoLC)43060451

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