The Resource Conjuring : Black women, fiction, and literary tradition, edited by Marjorie Pryse and Hortense J. Spillers

Conjuring : Black women, fiction, and literary tradition, edited by Marjorie Pryse and Hortense J. Spillers

Label
Conjuring : Black women, fiction, and literary tradition
Title
Conjuring
Title remainder
Black women, fiction, and literary tradition
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marjorie Pryse and Hortense J. Spillers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
C63 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pryse, Marjorie
  • Spillers, Hortense J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African American women
  • Women and literature
  • African American women in literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • Literatura americana
  • Littérature américaine
  • Écrits de femmes américains
  • Noires américaines dans la littérature
  • Femmes dans la littérature
  • Letterkunde
  • Amerikaans
  • Negers
  • Vrouwen
  • Noires américaines
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature américaine
  • Femmes
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Geschichte
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Weibliche Schwarze
  • Schriftstellerin
  • Geschichte 1800-1985
  • African American women in literature
  • African American women
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Women and literature
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • USA
  • Schwarze
  • United States
Label
Conjuring : Black women, fiction, and literary tradition, edited by Marjorie Pryse and Hortense J. Spillers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Out of the woods and into the world : a study of interracial friendships between women in American novels
  • Elizabeth Schultz
  • The neglected dimension of Jessie Redmon Fauset
  • Deborah E. McDowell
  • Ann Petry's demythologizing of American culture and Afro-American character
  • Bernard W. Bell
  • "Pattern against the sky" : deism and motherhood in Ann Petry's The street
  • Marjorie Pryse
  • Jubilee : the Black woman's celebration of human community
  • Minrose C. Gwin
  • Introduction : Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker, and the "Ancient power" of black women
  • Chosen place, timeless people : some figurations on the new world
  • Hortense J. Spillers
  • Lady no longer sings the blues : rape, madness, and silence in The bluest eye
  • Madonne M. Miner
  • Marjorie Pryse
  • Adding color and contour to early American self-portraitures : autobiographical writings of Afro-American women
  • Frances Smith Foster
  • Green-eyed monsters of the slavocracy : jealous mistresses in two slave narratives
  • Minrose C. Gwin
  • Pauline Hopkins : our literary foremother
  • Claudia Tate
  • Afterword : Cross-currents, discontinuities : Black women's fiction
  • Hortense J. Spillers
  • Recitation to the Griot : storytelling and learning in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon
  • Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr.
  • The wise witches : Black women mentors in the fiction of Octavia E. Butler
  • Thelma J. Shinn
  • "What it is I think she's doing anyhow" : a reading of Toni Cade Bambara's The salt eaters
  • Gloria T. Hull
  • Trajectories of self-definition : placing contemporary Afro-American women's fiction
  • Barbara Christian
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780253203601
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84043171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11757301
  • (OCoLC)ocm11757301
Label
Conjuring : Black women, fiction, and literary tradition, edited by Marjorie Pryse and Hortense J. Spillers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Out of the woods and into the world : a study of interracial friendships between women in American novels
  • Elizabeth Schultz
  • The neglected dimension of Jessie Redmon Fauset
  • Deborah E. McDowell
  • Ann Petry's demythologizing of American culture and Afro-American character
  • Bernard W. Bell
  • "Pattern against the sky" : deism and motherhood in Ann Petry's The street
  • Marjorie Pryse
  • Jubilee : the Black woman's celebration of human community
  • Minrose C. Gwin
  • Introduction : Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker, and the "Ancient power" of black women
  • Chosen place, timeless people : some figurations on the new world
  • Hortense J. Spillers
  • Lady no longer sings the blues : rape, madness, and silence in The bluest eye
  • Madonne M. Miner
  • Marjorie Pryse
  • Adding color and contour to early American self-portraitures : autobiographical writings of Afro-American women
  • Frances Smith Foster
  • Green-eyed monsters of the slavocracy : jealous mistresses in two slave narratives
  • Minrose C. Gwin
  • Pauline Hopkins : our literary foremother
  • Claudia Tate
  • Afterword : Cross-currents, discontinuities : Black women's fiction
  • Hortense J. Spillers
  • Recitation to the Griot : storytelling and learning in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon
  • Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr.
  • The wise witches : Black women mentors in the fiction of Octavia E. Butler
  • Thelma J. Shinn
  • "What it is I think she's doing anyhow" : a reading of Toni Cade Bambara's The salt eaters
  • Gloria T. Hull
  • Trajectories of self-definition : placing contemporary Afro-American women's fiction
  • Barbara Christian
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780253203601
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84043171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11757301
  • (OCoLC)ocm11757301

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