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Title:
Cultural sites of critical insight : philosophy, aesthetics, and African American and Native American women's writings
Author:
Cotten, Trystan T., 1968-
Publication Information:
Albany : State University of New York Press, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
viii, 216 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
On the "res" and in the "hood" : making cultures, leaving legacies / Self-help, Indian style? Paula Gunn Allen's Grandmothers of the light, womanist self-recovery and the politics of transformation / Making the awakening hers : Phiillis Wheatley and the transposition of African spirituality to Christian religiosity / "Any woman's blues" : Sherley Anne WIlliams and the blues aesthetic / Through the mirror : re-Surfacing and self-articulation in Linda Hogan's Solar storms / Red-black center of Alice Walker's Meridian : asserting a Cherokee womanist sensibility / Womanist interventions in historical materialism / "Both the law and its transgression" : Toni Morrison's Paradise and "post"-Black feminism / Luci Tapahonso's "Leda and the cowboy" : a gynocratic, Navajo response to Yeats's "Leda and the swan" / Mother times two : a double take on a gynocentric justice song
ISBN:
9780791469798

9780791469804
Format :
Book