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The Resource From within the frame : storytelling in African-American fiction, Bertram D. Ashe

From within the frame : storytelling in African-American fiction, Bertram D. Ashe

Label
From within the frame : storytelling in African-American fiction
Title
From within the frame
Title remainder
storytelling in African-American fiction
Statement of responsibility
Bertram D. Ashe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ashe, Bertram D.
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
A84 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Frame-stories
  • African Americans in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
Label
From within the frame : storytelling in African-American fiction, Bertram D. Ashe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-141) and index
Contents
"A little personal attention" : storytelling and the Black audience in Charles W. Chesnutt's The conjure woman -- "Ah don't mean to bother wid tellin' 'em nothin'" : Zora Neale Hurston's critique of the storytelling aesthetic in Their eyes were watching God -- Listening to the blues : Ralph Ellison's Trueblood episode in Invisible man -- The best "possible returns" : storytelling and gender relations in James Alan McPherson's "The story of a scar" -- From within the frame : narrative negotiations with the Black aesthetic in Toni Cade Bambara's "My man Bovanne" -- "Would she have believed any of it?" : interrogating the storytelling motive in John Edgar Wideman's "Doc's story."
Control code
49349786
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 147 p.
Isbn
9780415939546
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002002524
Label
From within the frame : storytelling in African-American fiction, Bertram D. Ashe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-141) and index
Contents
"A little personal attention" : storytelling and the Black audience in Charles W. Chesnutt's The conjure woman -- "Ah don't mean to bother wid tellin' 'em nothin'" : Zora Neale Hurston's critique of the storytelling aesthetic in Their eyes were watching God -- Listening to the blues : Ralph Ellison's Trueblood episode in Invisible man -- The best "possible returns" : storytelling and gender relations in James Alan McPherson's "The story of a scar" -- From within the frame : narrative negotiations with the Black aesthetic in Toni Cade Bambara's "My man Bovanne" -- "Would she have believed any of it?" : interrogating the storytelling motive in John Edgar Wideman's "Doc's story."
Control code
49349786
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 147 p.
Isbn
9780415939546
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002002524

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