Cover of: The fiction of Paule Marshall | Dorothy Hamer Denniston

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Table of Contents

Introduction : anatomy of an aesthetic : the African cultural base
1. Challenging the American norm : the gendered sensibility in the Valley between
2. Beyond bildungsroman : constructions of gender and culture in Brown girl, brownstones
3. Cultural expansion and masculine subjectivity : Soul clap hands and sing
4. Maturation and multiplicity in consciousness : the short stories
5. Changing the present order : personal and political liberation in The chosen place, the timeless people
6. Recognition and recovery : diasporan connections in Praisesong for the widow
7. Transformation and re-creation of female identity in Daughters.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-184) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3563.A7223 Z64 1995

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxii, 187 p. :
Number of pages
187

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1094324M
Internet Archive
fictionofpaulema00denn
ISBN 10
0870498398, 087049838X
LC Control Number
94018767
Library Thing
1123195
Goodreads
32756
2895567
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