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The Resource Saints, sinners, saviors : strong Black women in African American literature, Trudier Harris

Saints, sinners, saviors : strong Black women in African American literature, Trudier Harris

Label
Saints, sinners, saviors : strong Black women in African American literature
Title
Saints, sinners, saviors
Title remainder
strong Black women in African American literature
Statement of responsibility
Trudier Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Trudier
Dewey number
810.9/352042
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
H29 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Women and literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African American women in literature
  • Women in literature
  • African American women in literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • United States
  • Familie
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Roman
  • Schwarze
  • Weibliche Schwarze
  • USA
  • Littérature américaine
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Noires américaines
  • Femmes
  • Roman
  • Geschichte 1955-1995
  • Geschichte 1900-2000
  • USA
  • Schwarze
Label
Saints, sinners, saviors : strong Black women in African American literature, Trudier Harris
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-208) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Black female body: seeing, believing and perpetuating popular and literary images -- A raisin in the sun: the strong Black woman as acceptable tyrant -- Strength and the battle ground of slavery: even parody: Ishmael Reed and Mammy Barracuda -- Strength and the battle ground of slavery: survival beyond survival: the price of strength in Beloved -- Commanding the universe: more than witch: Bambara's Minnie Ransom ; Tough enough to kill, tough enough to transcend death: J. California Cooper's Clora -- Strength as disease bordering on evil: Dorothy West's Cleo Judson -- The stubbornness of tradition: do what Big Mama sez: Ernest J. Gaines's A lesson before dying ; New territory, no change: Pearl Cleage's Flyin' west -- Balance?: Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower -- Conclusion: can this mold be broken?
Control code
ocm47054735
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 218 pages
Isbn
9780312293000
Lccn
2001036009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o47054735
  • (OCoLC)47054735
Label
Saints, sinners, saviors : strong Black women in African American literature, Trudier Harris
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-208) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Black female body: seeing, believing and perpetuating popular and literary images -- A raisin in the sun: the strong Black woman as acceptable tyrant -- Strength and the battle ground of slavery: even parody: Ishmael Reed and Mammy Barracuda -- Strength and the battle ground of slavery: survival beyond survival: the price of strength in Beloved -- Commanding the universe: more than witch: Bambara's Minnie Ransom ; Tough enough to kill, tough enough to transcend death: J. California Cooper's Clora -- Strength as disease bordering on evil: Dorothy West's Cleo Judson -- The stubbornness of tradition: do what Big Mama sez: Ernest J. Gaines's A lesson before dying ; New territory, no change: Pearl Cleage's Flyin' west -- Balance?: Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower -- Conclusion: can this mold be broken?
Control code
ocm47054735
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 218 pages
Isbn
9780312293000
Lccn
2001036009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o47054735
  • (OCoLC)47054735

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