The Resource Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic resource)

Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic resource)

Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance
Title
Traumatic possessions
Title remainder
the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer L. Griffiths
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffiths, Jennifer L.
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
G75 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Memory in literature
  • African American women in literature
Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"The quick gasp of sympathy": trauma and interracial witnessing in Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose -- Betrayal trauma and the test of complicity in Suzan-Lori Parks's Venus -- Between women: trauma, witnessing, and the legacy of interracial rape in Robbie Mccauley's Sally's rape -- Uncanny spaces: trauma, cultural memory, and female body in Gayl Jones's Corregidora -- "I have never seen a movie like that": traumatic memory and the "acceleration of history" in Anna Deavere Smith's Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 134 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753977939
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10495604
Label
Traumatic possessions : the body and memory in African American women's writing and performance, Jennifer L. Griffiths, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"The quick gasp of sympathy": trauma and interracial witnessing in Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose -- Betrayal trauma and the test of complicity in Suzan-Lori Parks's Venus -- Between women: trauma, witnessing, and the legacy of interracial rape in Robbie Mccauley's Sally's rape -- Uncanny spaces: trauma, cultural memory, and female body in Gayl Jones's Corregidora -- "I have never seen a movie like that": traumatic memory and the "acceleration of history" in Anna Deavere Smith's Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 134 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753977939
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10495604

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