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The Resource Worrying the line : black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition, Cheryl A. Wall

Worrying the line : black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition, Cheryl A. Wall

Label
Worrying the line : black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition
Title
Worrying the line
Title remainder
black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition
Statement of responsibility
Cheryl A. Wall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wall, Cheryl A
Dewey number
810.9/9287/08996073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
W354 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
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  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • American prose literature
  • African American women
  • African American families in literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Genealogy in literature
  • Kinship in literature
  • Family in literature
Label
Worrying the line : black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition, Cheryl A. Wall
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-294) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Reconstructing lineage, revising tradition in Song of Solomon and Zami -- On the line to Dahomey : charting Generations -- Recollections of kin : Beloved and The black book -- Trouble in mind : blues and history in Corregidora -- Writing beyond the blues : The color purple -- Extending the line : from Sula to Mama day -- Bare bones and silken threads : lineage and literary tradition in Praisesong for the widow -- In search of our mothers' gardens and our fathers' (real) estate : Alice Walker, essayist -- Epilogue : moving on down the line ..
Control code
ocm56103995
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780807855867
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56103995
Label
Worrying the line : black women writers, lineage, and literary tradition, Cheryl A. Wall
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-294) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Reconstructing lineage, revising tradition in Song of Solomon and Zami -- On the line to Dahomey : charting Generations -- Recollections of kin : Beloved and The black book -- Trouble in mind : blues and history in Corregidora -- Writing beyond the blues : The color purple -- Extending the line : from Sula to Mama day -- Bare bones and silken threads : lineage and literary tradition in Praisesong for the widow -- In search of our mothers' gardens and our fathers' (real) estate : Alice Walker, essayist -- Epilogue : moving on down the line ..
Control code
ocm56103995
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780807855867
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018014
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56103995

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