The Curse of Caste; or the Slave Bride

The Curse of Caste; or the Slave Bride

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The Curse of Caste is the earliest published novel by an African American woman yet to be more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 139.7 x 205.7 x 15.2mm | 249.48g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195301609
  • 9780195301601
  • 2,022,269

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"The groundbreaking research and expert criticism conducted by Andrews and Kachun is re-shaping scholarly discussion of The Curse of Caste itself and early African American literature in general."- Willie J. Harrell Jr., Southern Quaterly"This text enlightens today's reader in matters of representations of race, African American women's authorial venues, and the readership of newspapers during Reconstruction. The editing is careful and clear. Essential."--F. Martin, Choiceshow more

About Julia C. Collins

William L. Andrews is E. Maynard Adams Professor of English and Senior Associate Dean for Fine Arts and Humanities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is the author of The Literary Career of Charles W. Chesnutt and To Tell a Free Story: The First Century of Afro-American Autobiography, 1760-1865. Mitch Kachun is Associate Professor of History at Western Michigan University. He is author of Festivals of Freedom: Memory and Meaning in African American Emancipation Celebrations, more

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79 ratings
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5 19% (15)
4 29% (23)
3 35% (28)
2 14% (11)
1 3% (2)
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