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Author Brown, Kimberly Nichele

Title Writing the black revolutionary diva : women's subjectivity and the decolonizing text / Kimberly Nichele Brown

Publ Info Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PS153.N5 B674 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS153.N5 B674 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 280 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Blacks in the diaspora
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents From soul cleavage to soul survival : Double-consciousness and the emergence of the decolonized text/subject -- Who is the Black woman? : repositioning the gaze and reconstructing images in the black woman : an anthology and Essence magazine -- Constructing diva citizenship : the enigmatic Angela Davis as case study -- Return to the flesh : the revolutionary ideology behind the poetry of Jayne Cortez -- She dreams a world : the decolonized text and the new world order, Toni Cade Bambara's "The salt eaters" -- This is not just about "inward navel-gazing" : decolonizing my own mind as a critical stance
LC subject American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism
African American women authors
African American women in literature
African American women -- Race identity
Subjectivity in literature
ISBN 9780253355256 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253355257 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253222466 (pbk. : alk. paper)
025322246X (pbk. : alk. paper)