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The Resource Memory and cultural politics : new approaches to American ethnic literatures, edited by Amritjit Singh, Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Robert E. Hogan

Memory and cultural politics : new approaches to American ethnic literatures, edited by Amritjit Singh, Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Robert E. Hogan

Label
Memory and cultural politics : new approaches to American ethnic literatures
Title
Memory and cultural politics
Title remainder
new approaches to American ethnic literatures
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amritjit Singh, Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Robert E. Hogan
Title variation
Memory & cultural politics
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.M56
LC item number
M45 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singh, Amritjit
  • Skerrett, Joseph T
  • Hogan, Robert E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Minorities
  • Politics and literature
  • Ethnic relations in literature
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Memory in literature
  • Politics and literature
Label
Memory and cultural politics : new approaches to American ethnic literatures, edited by Amritjit Singh, Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Robert E. Hogan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-344) 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
Ethnographic politics: the uses of memory in ethnic fiction / William Boelhower -- The Plural self: the politicization of memory and form in three American ethnic autobiographies / Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez -- Telling history: inventing identity in Jewish American fiction / Victoria Aarons -- Nostalgia and ambiguity in Martha Lamont's "Crow and her seagull slaves" / Toby C.S. Langen -- Oppression and repression: personal and collective memory in Paule Marshall's Praisesong for the widow and Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony / G. Thomas Couser -- Tilling the soil to find ourselves: labor, memory, and identity in Ernest J. Gaines's Of love and dust / Herman Beavers -- Memory and the matrix of history: the poetics of loss and recovery in Joy Kogawa's Obasan and Toni Morrison's Beloved / Gurleen Grewal -- The Role of memory in August Wilson's four-hundred-year autobiography / Sandra G. Shannon -- Beyond mimicry: the poetics of memory and authenticity in Derek Walcott's Another life / Sandra Pouchet Paquet -- The Politics of memory: remembering history in Alice Walker and Joy Kogawa / David Palumbo-Liu -- Producing history and telling stories: Maxine Hong Kingston's China men and Zeese Papnikolas's Buried unsung / Yiorgos Kalogeras -- Yearning for the past: the dynamics of memory in Sansei internment poetry / Stan Yogi -- Arab American literature and the politics of memory / Lisa Suhair Majaj -- Feathering the serpent: Chicano mythic "memory" / Rafael Pérez-Torres -- Chicanismo as memory: the fictions of Rudolfo Anaya, Nash Candelaria, Sandra Disneros, and Ron Arias / A. Robert Lee
Control code
32201921
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 357 pages
Isbn
9781555532345
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
95010351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Memory and cultural politics : new approaches to American ethnic literatures, edited by Amritjit Singh, Joseph T. Skerrett, Jr., Robert E. Hogan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-344) 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
Ethnographic politics: the uses of memory in ethnic fiction / William Boelhower -- The Plural self: the politicization of memory and form in three American ethnic autobiographies / Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez -- Telling history: inventing identity in Jewish American fiction / Victoria Aarons -- Nostalgia and ambiguity in Martha Lamont's "Crow and her seagull slaves" / Toby C.S. Langen -- Oppression and repression: personal and collective memory in Paule Marshall's Praisesong for the widow and Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony / G. Thomas Couser -- Tilling the soil to find ourselves: labor, memory, and identity in Ernest J. Gaines's Of love and dust / Herman Beavers -- Memory and the matrix of history: the poetics of loss and recovery in Joy Kogawa's Obasan and Toni Morrison's Beloved / Gurleen Grewal -- The Role of memory in August Wilson's four-hundred-year autobiography / Sandra G. Shannon -- Beyond mimicry: the poetics of memory and authenticity in Derek Walcott's Another life / Sandra Pouchet Paquet -- The Politics of memory: remembering history in Alice Walker and Joy Kogawa / David Palumbo-Liu -- Producing history and telling stories: Maxine Hong Kingston's China men and Zeese Papnikolas's Buried unsung / Yiorgos Kalogeras -- Yearning for the past: the dynamics of memory in Sansei internment poetry / Stan Yogi -- Arab American literature and the politics of memory / Lisa Suhair Majaj -- Feathering the serpent: Chicano mythic "memory" / Rafael Pérez-Torres -- Chicanismo as memory: the fictions of Rudolfo Anaya, Nash Candelaria, Sandra Disneros, and Ron Arias / A. Robert Lee
Control code
32201921
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 357 pages
Isbn
9781555532345
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
95010351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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