Postmodern Tales of Slavery in the Americas

Postmodern Tales of Slavery in the Americas : From Alejo Carpentier to Charles Johnson

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 9.4mm | 226g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1 colour illustrations
  • 1138868760
  • 9781138868762
  • 2,211,748

Table of contents

Acknowledgments Introduction: New Slavery Novels: Nation-ness and Imagination in the New World Contet 1. Using American Slavery to Construct Black Aesthetics 2. Dissembling History: Postmodern Irony as Narrative Strategy 3. Re(-)fusing the New World in Accounts of the middle Passage 4. Oscillatory Stuctures, Runny Away, and (Dis)Locating the Self Conclusion: Problematics of the Questioning of Identity Works Citedshow more