The Resource The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be : Essays and Interviews, Harryette Mullen ; introduction by Hank Lazer, (electronic resource)

The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be : Essays and Interviews, Harryette Mullen ; introduction by Hank Lazer, (electronic resource)

Label
The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be : Essays and Interviews
Title
The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be
Title remainder
Essays and Interviews
Statement of responsibility
Harryette Mullen ; introduction by Hank Lazer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be forms an extended consideration not only of Harryette Mullen's own work, methods, and interests as a poet, but also of issues of central importance to African American poetry and language, women's voices, and the future of poetry"--
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Provided by publisher
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MdBmJHUP
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Mullen, Harryette Romell
Dewey number
  • 811.54
  • 811/.54
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3563.U3954
LC item number
Z459 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Modern and contemporary poetics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Poetry
  • African American women
  • Literature and society
  • African American women poets
  • Poets, American
  • Mullen, Harryette Romell
  • Mullen, Harryette Romell
Label
The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be : Essays and Interviews, Harryette Mullen ; introduction by Hank Lazer, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; I. Shorter Essays; 1. Imagining the Unimagined Reader: Writing to the Unborn and Including the Excluded; 2. Poetry and Identity; 3. Kinky Quatrains: The Making of Muse & Drudge; 4. Telegraphs from a Distracted Sibyl; 5. If Lilies are Lily White: From the Stain of Miscegenation in Stein's "Melanctha" to the "Clean Mixture" of White and Color in Tender Buttons; 6. Nine Syllables Label Sylvia: Reading Plath's "Metaphors"; 7. Evaluation of an Unwritten Poem: Wislawa Szymborska in the Dialogue of Creative and Critical Thinkers; 8. Theme for the Oulipians
  • 9. When He Is Least Himself: Paul Laurence Dunbar and Double Consciousness in African American Poetry 10. Truly Unruly Julie: The Innovative Rule-Breaking Poetry of Julie Patton; 11. All Silence Says Music Will Follow: Listening to Lorenzo Thomas; 12. The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be: Stretching the Dialogue of African American Poetry; II. Longer Essays; 13. African Signs and Spirit Writing; 14. Runaway Tongue: Resistant Orality in Uncle Tom's Cabin, Our Nig, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, and Beloved
  • 15. Optic White: Blackness and the Production of Whiteness 16. Phantom Pain: Nathaniel Mackey's Bedouin Hornbook; 17. A Collective Force of Burning Ink: Will Alexander's Asia & Haiti; 18. Incessant Elusives: The Oppositional Poetics of Erica Hunt and Will Alexander; III. Interviews; 19. "The Solo Mysterioso Blues": An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Calvin Bedient; 20. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Daniel Kane; 21. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Elisabeth A. Frost; 22. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Cynthia Hogue
  • 23. "I Dream a World": A Conversation with Harryette Mullen by Nibir K. GhoshBibliography
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817386177
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computer
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  • c
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not applicable
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remote
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  • (CKB)2670000000238646
  • (EBL)997588
  • (OCoLC)809411102
  • (SSID)ssj0000704725
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  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000704725
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  • (MdBmJHUP)muse22262
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000238646
Label
The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be : Essays and Interviews, Harryette Mullen ; introduction by Hank Lazer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; I. Shorter Essays; 1. Imagining the Unimagined Reader: Writing to the Unborn and Including the Excluded; 2. Poetry and Identity; 3. Kinky Quatrains: The Making of Muse & Drudge; 4. Telegraphs from a Distracted Sibyl; 5. If Lilies are Lily White: From the Stain of Miscegenation in Stein's "Melanctha" to the "Clean Mixture" of White and Color in Tender Buttons; 6. Nine Syllables Label Sylvia: Reading Plath's "Metaphors"; 7. Evaluation of an Unwritten Poem: Wislawa Szymborska in the Dialogue of Creative and Critical Thinkers; 8. Theme for the Oulipians
  • 9. When He Is Least Himself: Paul Laurence Dunbar and Double Consciousness in African American Poetry 10. Truly Unruly Julie: The Innovative Rule-Breaking Poetry of Julie Patton; 11. All Silence Says Music Will Follow: Listening to Lorenzo Thomas; 12. The Cracks Between What We Are and What We Are Supposed to Be: Stretching the Dialogue of African American Poetry; II. Longer Essays; 13. African Signs and Spirit Writing; 14. Runaway Tongue: Resistant Orality in Uncle Tom's Cabin, Our Nig, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, and Beloved
  • 15. Optic White: Blackness and the Production of Whiteness 16. Phantom Pain: Nathaniel Mackey's Bedouin Hornbook; 17. A Collective Force of Burning Ink: Will Alexander's Asia & Haiti; 18. Incessant Elusives: The Oppositional Poetics of Erica Hunt and Will Alexander; III. Interviews; 19. "The Solo Mysterioso Blues": An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Calvin Bedient; 20. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Daniel Kane; 21. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Elisabeth A. Frost; 22. An Interview with Harryette Mullen by Cynthia Hogue
  • 23. "I Dream a World": A Conversation with Harryette Mullen by Nibir K. GhoshBibliography
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817386177
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000238646
  • (EBL)997588
  • (OCoLC)809411102
  • (SSID)ssj0000704725
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11448598
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000704725
  • (PQKBWorkID)10719389
  • (PQKB)10400321
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC997588
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse22262
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000238646

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