Double-consciousness/double bind : theoretical issues in twentieth-century Black literature /

In this provocative study of major twentieth century African-American writers and critics, Sandra Adell takes an unprecedented look at the relationship between black literature and criticism and the complex ensemble of Western literature, criticism, and philosophy. Adell's investigation begins...

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Main Author: Adell, Sandra.
Format: Book
Published:Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1994.
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Table of Contents:
  • The souls of black folk : reading across the color line
  • Reading/writing Négritude : Léopold Senghor and Aimé Césaire
  • The auto-text : on inscripting otherness ; or Alas, poor Richard, poor Maya
  • Seeking the other women of (black) feminist literary critical and theoretical discourses
  • The crisis in black American literary criticism and the postmodern cures of Houston A. Baker, Jr., and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.