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The Resource The suffering will not be televised : African American women and sentimental political storytelling, Rebecca Wanzo

The suffering will not be televised : African American women and sentimental political storytelling, Rebecca Wanzo

Label
The suffering will not be televised : African American women and sentimental political storytelling
Title
The suffering will not be televised
Title remainder
African American women and sentimental political storytelling
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Wanzo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wanzo, Rebecca Ann
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.W355 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Women in mass media
  • Mass media and women
Label
The suffering will not be televised : African American women and sentimental political storytelling, Rebecca Wanzo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Saving Shoshana : an introduction to sentimental political storytelling -- Incidents in the life of a (volunteer) slave girl : the specter of slavery and escapes from history -- The reading cure : Oprah Winfrey, Toni Morrison, and sentimental identification -- Salvation in his arms : rape, race, and intimacy's salve -- In the shadow of Anarcha : race, pain, and medical storytelling -- The abduction will not be televised : suffering hierarchies, simple stories, and the logic of child protection in the United States -- Coda : lifetime, anyone? : a meditation on victims
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 278 p.
Isbn
9781438428826
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055629
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o300277010
  • (OCoLC)300277010
Label
The suffering will not be televised : African American women and sentimental political storytelling, Rebecca Wanzo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Saving Shoshana : an introduction to sentimental political storytelling -- Incidents in the life of a (volunteer) slave girl : the specter of slavery and escapes from history -- The reading cure : Oprah Winfrey, Toni Morrison, and sentimental identification -- Salvation in his arms : rape, race, and intimacy's salve -- In the shadow of Anarcha : race, pain, and medical storytelling -- The abduction will not be televised : suffering hierarchies, simple stories, and the logic of child protection in the United States -- Coda : lifetime, anyone? : a meditation on victims
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 278 p.
Isbn
9781438428826
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055629
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o300277010
  • (OCoLC)300277010

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