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Domestic Allegories of Political Desire: The Black Heroine's Text at the Turn of the Century

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Domestic Allegories of Political Desire: The Black Heroine's Text at the Turn of the Century - Tate, Claudia

Why did African-American women novelists use idealized stories of bourgeois courtship and marriage to mount arguments on social reform during the last decade of the nineteenth century - a time when resurgent racism conditioned the lives of all black Americans? Such stories now seem like apolitical fantasies to contemporary readers. In this study, ... Read More

Domestic Allegories of Political Desire: The Black Heroine's Text at the Turn of the Century 1996, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195108576

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Domestic Allegories of Political Desire: The Black Heroine's Text at the Turn of the Century 1993, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195073898

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