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Cultural sites of critical insight : philosophy, aesthetics, and African American and Native American women's writings / edited by Angela L. Cotten and Christa Davis Acampora

Catalog Data

Author:
Cotten, Angela L. 1968-  Search this
Acampora, Christa Davis 1967-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 216 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2007
C2007
Contents:
On the "res" and in the "hood" : making cultures, leaving legacies / Angela L. Cotten -- Self-help, Indian style? Paula Gunn Allen's Grandmothers of the light, womanist self-recovery and the politics of transformation / Ana Louise Keating -- Making the awakening hers : Phiillis Wheatley and the transposition of African spirituality to Christian religiosity / Elizabeth J. West -- "Any woman's blues" : Sherley Anne WIlliams and the blues aesthetic / Michael A. Antonucci -- Through the mirror : re-Surfacing and self-articulation in Linda Hogan's Solar storms / Ellen L. Arnold -- Red-black center of Alice Walker's Meridian : asserting a Cherokee womanist sensibility / Barbara S. Tracy -- Womanist interventions in historical materialism / Angela L. Cotten -- "Both the law and its transgression" : Toni Morrison's Paradise and "post"-Black feminism / Noelle Morrissette -- Luci Tapahonso's "Leda and the cowboy" : a gynocratic, Navajo response to Yeats's "Leda and the swan" / Maggie Romigh -- Mother times two : a double take on a gynocentric justice song / Margot R. Reynolds
Topic:
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--Indian authors--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--Women authors--History and criticism  Search this
African American women authors--Aesthetics  Search this
Indian women authors--Aesthetics  Search this
African American women in literature  Search this
Indian women in literature  Search this
Feminism in literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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