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Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover

Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography
Title
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Johnnie M. Stover
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
''[A] crucial, pioneering book . . . deeply engaging because of the intrinsic interest of the texts Stover brings to light.''--Jerrilyn McGregory, Florida State University Johnnie M. Stover explores the origin and power of black women writers' voices using the personal narratives of 19th-century Americans who were slaves or indentured servants
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stover, Johnnie M
Dewey number
  • 809.93592072
  • 810.9/9287/08996073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS366.A35
LC item number
.S768 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • African American women in literature
  • American prose literature
  • African American women
  • Women and literature
  • Autobiography
  • Autobiography
  • African American women
Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Acknowledgments vii; Introduction: Life-Writing and Subversion 1; 1. Autobiography, Authorship, and Authority 20; 2. Black Women Autobiographers' Encounter with Gender, Race, and Class 39; 3. A Patchwork of Cultures: Journeys of African American Women Autobiographers 61; 4. The Emergence of an African American Mother Tongue 86; 5. Subtle Resistance in Our Nig, Incidents, Behind the Scenes, and Reminiscences 108; 6. Allusion as Hidden Discourse in Black Women's Autobiography 128; 7. Flagrant Resistance, and Punishment Be Damned 149
  • 8. Linkages: Continuation of a Tradition 168Afterword: Piecing It All Together 199; Notes 211; Bibliography 227; Index 239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031194
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000347542
  • (EBL)290226
  • (OCoLC)476046243
  • (SSID)ssj0000237971
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12077607
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000237971
  • (PQKBWorkID)10221859
  • (PQKB)10661206
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC290226
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000347542
Label
Rhetoric and resistance in Black women's autobiography, Johnnie M. Stover
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-237) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Acknowledgments vii; Introduction: Life-Writing and Subversion 1; 1. Autobiography, Authorship, and Authority 20; 2. Black Women Autobiographers' Encounter with Gender, Race, and Class 39; 3. A Patchwork of Cultures: Journeys of African American Women Autobiographers 61; 4. The Emergence of an African American Mother Tongue 86; 5. Subtle Resistance in Our Nig, Incidents, Behind the Scenes, and Reminiscences 108; 6. Allusion as Hidden Discourse in Black Women's Autobiography 128; 7. Flagrant Resistance, and Punishment Be Damned 149
  • 8. Linkages: Continuation of a Tradition 168Afterword: Piecing It All Together 199; Notes 211; Bibliography 227; Index 239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031194
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000347542
  • (EBL)290226
  • (OCoLC)476046243
  • (SSID)ssj0000237971
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12077607
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000237971
  • (PQKBWorkID)10221859
  • (PQKB)10661206
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC290226
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000347542

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