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The Resource Faithful vision : treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction, James W. Coleman

Faithful vision : treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction, James W. Coleman

Label
Faithful vision : treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction
Title
Faithful vision
Title remainder
treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction
Statement of responsibility
James W. Coleman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Coleman, James W.
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
C643 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Southern literary studies
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  • American fiction
  • Religion and literature
  • American fiction
  • Religious fiction, American
  • African Americans in literature
  • Spiritual life in literature
  • Supernatural in literature
  • Spiritualism in literature
  • Holy, The, in literature
  • Faith in literature
Label
Faithful vision : treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction, James W. Coleman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-243) and index
Contents
African American faithful belief : imposing social determinism, naturalism, and modernism -- The centrality of religious faith : communal acceptance, textual ambiguity, and paradox -- Critiquing Christian belief : the text as prophecy of different ways of seeing salvation -- Rejecting God and redefining faith : portrayals of Black women's spirituality -- Reshaping and radicalizing faith : the diasporic vision and practice of hoodoo -- Conclusion : fiction, life, and faithful vision : final thoughts on its overall portrayal and relevance
Control code
58789924
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
252 p.
Isbn
9780807130919
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005007354
Label
Faithful vision : treatments of the sacred, spiritual, and supernatural in twentieth-century African American fiction, James W. Coleman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-243) and index
Contents
African American faithful belief : imposing social determinism, naturalism, and modernism -- The centrality of religious faith : communal acceptance, textual ambiguity, and paradox -- Critiquing Christian belief : the text as prophecy of different ways of seeing salvation -- Rejecting God and redefining faith : portrayals of Black women's spirituality -- Reshaping and radicalizing faith : the diasporic vision and practice of hoodoo -- Conclusion : fiction, life, and faithful vision : final thoughts on its overall portrayal and relevance
Control code
58789924
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
252 p.
Isbn
9780807130919
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005007354

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