Reconstructing womanhood : the emergence of the Afro-American woman novelist /

This cultural history of nineteenth-century narratives of slave and free women traces the ways in which these writings began to resist dominant literary conventions and to offer the first alternative versions of black womanhood. Covering the period between the 1850s and the turn of the century, it d...

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Main Author: Carby, Hazel V.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Series:OUP E-Books.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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