The Resource "A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted

"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted

Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature
Title
"A god of justice?"
Title remainder
the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature
Statement of responsibility
Qiana J. Whitted
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitted, Qiana J.
Dewey number
820.9/382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
W455 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Justice in literature
  • Good and evil in literature
  • African Americans
  • Literature and society
Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-216) and index
Contents
"In my flesh shall I see god" : ritual violence, racial redemption, and Countée Cullen's "The Black Christ" -- "Wrastl' on Jacob" : Richard Wright and the trope of the mourner's bench -- "A loveless, barren, hopeless western marriage" : spiritual infidelity in the fiction of Nella Larsen and Alice Walker -- "There is no way not to suffer" : evil ruptures and improvisations of joy in "Sonny's blues" and "The sky is gray" -- "But god is not a mystery. We are." : Toni Morrison and the problem of paradise
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 220 p.
Isbn
9780813927961
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038361
Note
Provided through the generosity of The Margaret and William Stobie Library Purchase Fund
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2096934-01umb_inst
  • 2147131
  • (Sirsi) i9780813927978
  • (OCoLC)247440631
Label
"A god of justice?" : the problem of evil in twentieth-century Black literature, Qiana J. Whitted
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-216) and index
Contents
"In my flesh shall I see god" : ritual violence, racial redemption, and Countée Cullen's "The Black Christ" -- "Wrastl' on Jacob" : Richard Wright and the trope of the mourner's bench -- "A loveless, barren, hopeless western marriage" : spiritual infidelity in the fiction of Nella Larsen and Alice Walker -- "There is no way not to suffer" : evil ruptures and improvisations of joy in "Sonny's blues" and "The sky is gray" -- "But god is not a mystery. We are." : Toni Morrison and the problem of paradise
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 220 p.
Isbn
9780813927961
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008038361
Note
Provided through the generosity of The Margaret and William Stobie Library Purchase Fund
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2096934-01umb_inst
  • 2147131
  • (Sirsi) i9780813927978
  • (OCoLC)247440631

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