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What Else But Love?: The Ordeal of Race in Faulkner and Morrison

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Exploring deep-rooted understandings of race and gender and describing how differently their "Americanness" resonates in both writers' works, "What Else But Love?" considers the legacy of slavery in a variety of ways, from the meaning of mammies and mothers to the question of black manhood.

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Weinstein investigates the stories blacks and whites, men and women, tell about each other through the work of two quintessential American novelists: William Faulkner and and Toni Morrison. Exploring deep-rooted understandings of race and gender and describing how differently their Americanness resonates in both writers' works, What Else But Love? considers the legacy of slavery in a variety of ways, from the meaning of mammies and mothers to the question of black manhood.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-230) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780231102759
Author:
Weinstein, Phillip M.
Author:
Weinstein, Philip M.
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Literature and society
Subject:
American fiction
Subject:
Race in literature
Subject:
Women and literature
Subject:
Race relations in literature
Subject:
Morrison, Toni
Subject:
Regional, Ethnic, Genre, Specific Subject
Subject:
African Americans in literature
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
African American Studies-General
Series Volume:
96-05
Publication Date:
19961131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
237
Dimensions:
8.96x6.01x.63 in. .80 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Weinstein investigates the stories blacks and whites, men and women, tell about each other through the work of two quintessential American novelists: William Faulkner and and Toni Morrison. Exploring deep-rooted understandings of race and gender and describing how differently their Americanness resonates in both writers' works, What Else But Love? considers the legacy of slavery in a variety of ways, from the meaning of mammies and mothers to the question of black manhood.
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