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The Resource The signifying monkey : a theory of Afro-American literary criticism, Henry Louis Gates, Jr

The signifying monkey : a theory of Afro-American literary criticism, Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Label
The signifying monkey : a theory of Afro-American literary criticism
Title
The signifying monkey
Title remainder
a theory of Afro-American literary criticism
Statement of responsibility
Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Henry Louis
Dewey number
810/.9/896073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
G28 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • Mythology, African, in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Oral tradition
  • African Americans
  • Criticism
  • American literature
  • Folklore
  • Mythology
  • Afro americanos
  • Littérature américaine
  • Noirs américains
  • Noirs américains dans la littérature
  • Critique
  • Tradition orale
  • Noirs américains
  • Littérature américaine
  • Mythologie africaine dans la littérature
Label
The signifying monkey : a theory of Afro-American literary criticism, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 259-280
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A myth of origins: Esu-elegbara and the signifying monkey -- The signifying monkey and the language of signifying: Rhetorical difference and the orders of meaning -- Figures of signification -- Thr trope of the talking book -- Zora Neale Hurston and the speakerly text -- On "the blackness of blackness": Ishmael Reed and a critique of the sign -- Color me Zora: Alice Walker's (re)writing of the speakerly text
Control code
15792638
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxviii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780195034639
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87014005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1120193
Label
The signifying monkey : a theory of Afro-American literary criticism, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 259-280
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A myth of origins: Esu-elegbara and the signifying monkey -- The signifying monkey and the language of signifying: Rhetorical difference and the orders of meaning -- Figures of signification -- Thr trope of the talking book -- Zora Neale Hurston and the speakerly text -- On "the blackness of blackness": Ishmael Reed and a critique of the sign -- Color me Zora: Alice Walker's (re)writing of the speakerly text
Control code
15792638
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxviii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780195034639
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87014005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1120193

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