New Essays on Song of Solomon / Edition 1

New Essays on Song of Solomon / Edition 1

by Valerie Smith, Emory Elliot
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521456045

ISBN-13: 9780521456043

Pub. Date: 07/28/2013

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Written by leading critics of Toni Morrison's work and exemplifying original perspectives, these essays reveal the complexities of a deceptively straightforward novel. They spark renewed interest as well in a pivotal text by one of the nation's most gifted authors.

Overview

Written by leading critics of Toni Morrison's work and exemplifying original perspectives, these essays reveal the complexities of a deceptively straightforward novel. They spark renewed interest as well in a pivotal text by one of the nation's most gifted authors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521456043
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2013
Series:
American Novel Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Valerie Smith; 2. From orality to literacy: oral memory in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Joyce Irene Middleton; 3. Call and response: voice community and dialogic structures in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Marilyn Sanders Mobley; 4. Knowing their names: Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Marianne Hirsch; 5. The postmodernist rag: political identity and the vernacular in Song of Solomon Wahneema Lubiano.

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