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The Resource Spectacular suffering : witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic, Ramesh Mallipeddi

Spectacular suffering : witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic, Ramesh Mallipeddi

Label
Spectacular suffering : witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic
Title
Spectacular suffering
Title remainder
witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic
Statement of responsibility
Ramesh Mallipeddi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An extended analysis of the intersections between the institutional contexts of slavery and the affective structures of sentiment, Spectacular Suffering considers not only how the enslaved subject is constructed, but also how slaves responded to and registered their experiences, creating a measure of autonomy even under the conditions of slavery"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mallipeddi, Ramesh
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Sentimentalism
  • Suffering
  • Slavery in literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Suffering in literature
  • English literature
  • American literature
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • Great Britain
Label
Spectacular suffering : witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic, Ramesh Mallipeddi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sentimentalism, capitalist modernity, colonial slavery -- Spectacle, spectatorship, sympathy : Aphra Behn's Oroonoko and the English commercial empire -- Yarico's complaint : the female slave in the eighteenth-century public sphere -- English subjects, African slaves : Laurence Sterne and the politics of punishment -- Reforming labor discipline : slave culture and sentimental fiction -- "A fixed melancholy" : memories of migration in Atlantic slavery -- Filiation to affiliation : kinship and sentiment in Olaudah Equiano's interesting narrative -- Epilogue: The problem of slavery, the problem of freedom
Control code
EBC4454521
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813938431
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4454521
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL4454521
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11175919
  • (CaONFJC)MIL906889
  • (OCoLC)945198710
Label
Spectacular suffering : witnessing slavery in the eighteenth-century British Atlantic, Ramesh Mallipeddi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sentimentalism, capitalist modernity, colonial slavery -- Spectacle, spectatorship, sympathy : Aphra Behn's Oroonoko and the English commercial empire -- Yarico's complaint : the female slave in the eighteenth-century public sphere -- English subjects, African slaves : Laurence Sterne and the politics of punishment -- Reforming labor discipline : slave culture and sentimental fiction -- "A fixed melancholy" : memories of migration in Atlantic slavery -- Filiation to affiliation : kinship and sentiment in Olaudah Equiano's interesting narrative -- Epilogue: The problem of slavery, the problem of freedom
Control code
EBC4454521
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813938431
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4454521
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL4454521
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11175919
  • (CaONFJC)MIL906889
  • (OCoLC)945198710

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