Embodying American slavery in contemporary culture /

This study explores contemporary novels, films, performances, and reenactments that depict American slavery and its traumatic effects by invoking a time-travel paradigm to produce a representational strategy of "bodily epistemology." Disrupting the prevailing view of traumatic knowledge th...

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Main Author: Woolfork, Lisa, 1970-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2009]
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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