What Else But Love?: The Ordeal of Race in Faulkner and Morrison / Edition 1

What Else But Love?: The Ordeal of Race in Faulkner and Morrison / Edition 1

by Philip M. Weinstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231102755

ISBN-13: 9780231102759

Pub. Date: 11/05/1996

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Weinstein investigates the stories blacks and whites, men and women, tell about each other through the work of two quintessential American novelists: William Faulkner and and Toni Morrison. Exploring deep-rooted understandings of race and gender and describing how differently their "Americanness" resonates in both writers' works, What Else But Love?

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Weinstein investigates the stories blacks and whites, men and women, tell about each other through the work of two quintessential American novelists: William Faulkner and and Toni Morrison. Exploring deep-rooted understandings of race and gender and describing how differently their "Americanness" resonates in both writers' works, What Else But Love? considers the legacy of slavery in a variety of ways, from the meaning of mammies and mothers to the question of black manhood.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231102759
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/05/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
237
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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