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Author Li, Stephanie, 1977-

Title Something akin to freedom : the choice of bondage in narratives by African American women / Stephanie Li.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, [2010]


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Description 1 online resource (x, 162 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Intra-independence: reconceptualizing freedom and resistance to bondage -- Choosing the bondage of domesticity and White womanhood in The bondwoman's narrative -- Voluntary enslavement and discursive violence : plaðcage and Louisa Picquet -- The bondage of memory in Gayl Jones's Corregidora -- Coda: From bondage to war: the lives of contemporary Black women in the novels of Toni Morrison.
Note Print version record.
Subject American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Slave narratives -- United States -- History and criticism.
African American women in literature.
Slavery in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
African American women in literature. (OCoLC)fst00799498
American literature -- African American authors. (OCoLC)fst00807114
American literature -- Women authors. (OCoLC)fst00807271
Slave narratives. (OCoLC)fst01120401
Slavery in literature. (OCoLC)fst01120515
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Li, Stephanie, 1977- Something akin to freedom. Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2010 9781438429717 (DLC) 2009018961 (OCoLC)320697106
ISBN 9781441640956 (electronic bk.)
1441640959 (electronic bk.)
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