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Routledge Studies in African American Literature

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Street, Text, and Representation in African American Literature Urban Writing/Dwelling

Street, Text, and Representation in African American Literature: Urban Writing/Dwelling

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By Mattius Rischard
May 31, 2024

Comprehensive and comparative, this volume investigates African American street novelists since the Chicago Black Renaissance and the semiotic strategies they employ in publication, consumption, and depiction of street life. Divided into three chapters, this text analyzes the content, style, and ...

Pathologizing Black Bodies The Legacy of Plantation Slavery

Pathologizing Black Bodies: The Legacy of Plantation Slavery

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By Constante González Groba, Ewa Barbara Luczak, Urszula Niewiadomska-Flis
May 18, 2023

Pathologizing Black Bodies reconsiders the black body as a site of cultural and corporeal interchange; one involving violence and oppression, leaving memory and trauma sedimented in cultural conventions, political arrangements, social institutions and, most significantly, materially and ...

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