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Title:
Gloria Naylor : strategy and technique, magic and myth
Author:
Stave, Shirley A., 1952-
Publication Information:
Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London : Associated University Presses, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
200 pages ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction / Shirley A. Stave. -- Hope from the ashes : Naylor, Faulkner, and the signifyin(g) tradition / Mark Simpson-Vos. -- Divergent Paths to the South : echoes of Cane in Mama Day / Anissa J. Wardi. -- Serving the second sun : the men in Gloria Naylor's Mama Day / R. Mark Hall. -- Re-writing sacred texts : Gloria Naylor's revisionary theology / Shirley A. Stave. -- The Maternal Aesthetic of Mama Day / Julie Tharp. -- Talking in metaphors : language, knowledge, and "Signifyin(g)" in Gloria Naylor's Mama Day / Carol Howard. -- This mumbo-jumbo : magic and vocabularies in Gloria Naylor's Mama Day / Johnny Lorenz. -- Return to sender : correspondence(s) in Gloria Naylor's Mama Day / Kerry Regan. -- Toward a literacy of empathy : inhabiting Gloria Naylor's Bailey's Cafe / Carol Bender and Roseanne Hoefel.
ISBN:
9780874137057
Format :
Book