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Author Elam, Michele

Title The souls of mixed folk : race, politics, and aesthetics in the new millennium / Michele Elam

Publ Info Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011
 CCE Main Collection  PS231.R34 E43 2011    AVAILABLE
 RIC  PS231.R34 E43 2011    AVAILABLE
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Descript xxiii, 277 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references ( p. 243 -261) and index
Contents Mixed race in the post-race era -- The mis-education of mixed race -- The "ethno-ambiguo hostility syndrome" of the "halfrican American" : mixed race in Aaron McGruder's The boondocks and Nate Creekmore's Maintaining -- Passing in the post-race era : Danzy Senna's Caucasia, Philip Roth's The human stain, and Colson Whitehead's The intuitionist -- People just like us : Emily Raboteau's The professor's daughter, Danzy Senna's Symptomatic, and the mixed race anti-Bildungsroman -- "They's mo to bein' black than meets the eye!" : performing mixed race in Dave Chappelle's "The racial draft" and Carl Hancock Rux's Talk
LC subject American literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism
Racially mixed people in literature
African Americans in literature
Race in literature
Race relations in literature
Passing (Identity) in literature
ISBN 9780804756297 (cloth : alk. paper)
0804756295 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804756303 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0804756309 (pbk. : alk. paper)