The Resource The apocalypse in African-American fiction, Maxine Lavon Montgomery

The apocalypse in African-American fiction, Maxine Lavon Montgomery

Label
The apocalypse in African-American fiction
Title
The apocalypse in African-American fiction
Statement of responsibility
Maxine Lavon Montgomery
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this exploration of the relationship between biblical apocalypse and black fiction, Maxine Montgomery argues that American writers see apocalyptic events in an intermediate and secular sense, as a tenable response to racial oppression. This work analyzes the characters, plots, and themes of seven novels that rely on the apocalyptic trope
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
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Montgomery, Maxine Lavon
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.A65
LC item number
M66 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Fiction
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • End of the world in literature
  • Roman américain
  • Littérature apocalyptique
  • Christianisme et littérature
  • Roman
  • Fin du monde dans la littérature
  • Noirs américains dans la littérature
  • Letterkunde
  • Amerikaans
  • Einde der tijden
  • Negers
  • Roman
  • Apokalyptik
  • Katastrophe (Motiv)
  • Geschichte 1940-1980
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • American fiction
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • End of the world in literature
  • Fiction
  • USA
  • Schwarze
  • United States
Label
The apocalypse in African-American fiction, Maxine Lavon Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-110) 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
Charles Chesnutt, The marrow of tradition -- Richard Wright, Native son -- Ralph Ellison, Invisible man -- James Baldwin, Go tell it on the mountain -- LeRoi Jones [Imamu Amiri Baraka], The system of Dante's hell -- Toni Morrison, Sula -- Gloria Naylor, The women of Brewster Place
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 115 pages
Isbn
9780813013893
Lccn
95036850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32969437
  • (OCoLC)ocm32969437
Label
The apocalypse in African-American fiction, Maxine Lavon Montgomery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-110) 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
Charles Chesnutt, The marrow of tradition -- Richard Wright, Native son -- Ralph Ellison, Invisible man -- James Baldwin, Go tell it on the mountain -- LeRoi Jones [Imamu Amiri Baraka], The system of Dante's hell -- Toni Morrison, Sula -- Gloria Naylor, The women of Brewster Place
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 115 pages
Isbn
9780813013893
Lccn
95036850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32969437
  • (OCoLC)ocm32969437

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