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The Resource A black British canon?, edited by Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies

A black British canon?, edited by Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies

Label
A black British canon?
Title
A black British canon?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Providing an overview of the state of black British writing and pointing towards future developments in the field, this collection examines the formation of a black British canon including writers, dramatists, film-makers and artists
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
820.9896041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR120.B55
LC item number
B53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Low, Gail Ching-Liang
  • Wynne-Davies, Marion
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Canon (Literature)
  • Blacks
  • Blacks in literature
Label
A black British canon?, edited by Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: migration, modernity and English writing : reflections on migrant identity and canon formation / Mike Phillips -- Interrogating the canon: 'The ghost of other stories' : Salman Rushdie and the question of canonicity? / James Procter ; Not good enough or not man enough? : Beryl Gilroy as the anomaly in the evolving 'black British canon' / Sandra Courtman ; In the eyes of the beholder : diversity and cultural politics of conon reformation in Britain / Femi Folorunso in conversation with Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies (9 Dec. 2004) -- New languages of criticism: Fantasy relationships : black British canons in a transnational world / John McLeod ; 'New forms' : towards a critical dialogue with black British 'popular' fictions / Andy Wood -- Genealogies and interventions: Texts of cultural practice : black theatre and performance in the UK / Michael McMillan ; Canon questions : art in 'black Britain' / Leon Wainwright ; 'Shaping connections' : from West Indian to black British / Gail Low ; Afterword: in praise of a black British canon and the possibilities of representing the nation 'otherwise' / Alison Donnell
Control code
70400028
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 pages
Isbn
9781403942685
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70400028
Label
A black British canon?, edited by Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: migration, modernity and English writing : reflections on migrant identity and canon formation / Mike Phillips -- Interrogating the canon: 'The ghost of other stories' : Salman Rushdie and the question of canonicity? / James Procter ; Not good enough or not man enough? : Beryl Gilroy as the anomaly in the evolving 'black British canon' / Sandra Courtman ; In the eyes of the beholder : diversity and cultural politics of conon reformation in Britain / Femi Folorunso in conversation with Gail Low and Marion Wynne-Davies (9 Dec. 2004) -- New languages of criticism: Fantasy relationships : black British canons in a transnational world / John McLeod ; 'New forms' : towards a critical dialogue with black British 'popular' fictions / Andy Wood -- Genealogies and interventions: Texts of cultural practice : black theatre and performance in the UK / Michael McMillan ; Canon questions : art in 'black Britain' / Leon Wainwright ; 'Shaping connections' : from West Indian to black British / Gail Low ; Afterword: in praise of a black British canon and the possibilities of representing the nation 'otherwise' / Alison Donnell
Control code
70400028
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 pages
Isbn
9781403942685
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70400028

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