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The Resource Crossing the line : racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture, Gayle Wald

Crossing the line : racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture, Gayle Wald

Label
Crossing the line : racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture
Title
Crossing the line
Title remainder
racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
Gayle Wald
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
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Wald, Gayle
Dewey number
818/.509355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.P37
LC item number
W35 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New Americanists
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Passing (Identity)
  • American prose literature
  • African Americans
  • Racially mixed people in literature
  • Passing (Identity) in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Group identity in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
Crossing the line : racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture, Gayle Wald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D)--Princeton University, 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-240) 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
Introduction : Race, passing, and cultural representation -- Home again : racial negotiations in modernist African American passing narratives -- Mezz Mezzrow and the voluntary negro blues -- Boundaries lost and found : racial passing and cinematic representation, circa 1949 -- "I'm through with passing" : postpassing narratives in Black popular literary culture -- "A most disagreeable mirror" : reflections of white identity in Black like me -- Epilogue : Passing, "color blindness," and contemporary discourses of race and identity
Control code
42882834
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 251 pages
Isbn
9780822324799
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99056662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Crossing the line : racial passing in twentieth-century U.S. literature and culture, Gayle Wald
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D)--Princeton University, 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [227]-240) 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
Introduction : Race, passing, and cultural representation -- Home again : racial negotiations in modernist African American passing narratives -- Mezz Mezzrow and the voluntary negro blues -- Boundaries lost and found : racial passing and cinematic representation, circa 1949 -- "I'm through with passing" : postpassing narratives in Black popular literary culture -- "A most disagreeable mirror" : reflections of white identity in Black like me -- Epilogue : Passing, "color blindness," and contemporary discourses of race and identity
Control code
42882834
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 251 pages
Isbn
9780822324799
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99056662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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