Crossing Waters Crossing Worlds

Crossing Waters  Crossing Worlds
Publisher Duke University Press
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Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 364
ISBN 0822338653
Rating 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Combines histories of the complex interactions between blacks and Natives in North America with examples and readings of art that has emerged from those exchanges.

Crossing Waters  Crossing Worlds
  • Author : Tiya Miles,Sharon Patricia Holland
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2006

Combines histories of the complex interactions between blacks and Natives in North America with examples and readings of art that has emerged from those exchanges.

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Retranslating Joyce for the 21st Century
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2020-04-28

Retranslating Joyce for the 21st Century offers multi-angled critical attention to recent retranslations of Joyce’s works into Italian, Portuguese, French, Dutch, Turkish, German, South Slavic and many other languages, and reflects the newest scholarly developments in Joyce and translation studies.

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Transformable Race
  • Author : Katy L. Chiles
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02

Focusing on writers such as Phillis Wheatley, Benjamin Franklin, Samson Occum, Charles Brockden Brown, and others, Transformable Race tells the story of how early Americans imagined, contributed to, and challenged the ways that one's racial identity could be formed in the time of the nation's founding.

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Otherwise Worlds
  • Author : Tiffany Lethabo King,Jenell Navarro,Andrea Smith
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-26

The contributors to Otherwise Worlds investigate the complex relationships between settler colonialism and anti-Blackness to explore the political possibilities that emerge from such inquiries. Pointing out that presumptions of solidarity, antagonism, or incommensurability between Black and Native communities are insufficient to understand the relationships between the groups, the volume's scholars,

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Growing Up with the Country
  • Author : Kendra Taira Field
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-09

The masterful and poignant story of three African-American families who journeyed west after emancipation, by an award-winning scholar and descendant of the migrants Following the lead of her own ancestors, Kendra Field’s epic family history chronicles the westward migration of freedom’s first generation in the fifty years after

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Recognition Odysseys
  • Author : Brian Klopotek
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-03-30

Compares the experiences of three central Louisiana Indian tribes with federal tribal recognition policy to illuminate the complex relationship between recognition policy and American Indian racial and tribal identities.

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Dark Work
  • Author : Christy Clark-Pujara
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-30

Tells the story of one state in particular whose role in the slave trade was outsized: Rhode Island Historians have written expansively about the slave economy and its vital role in early American economic life. Like their northern neighbors, Rhode Islanders bought and sold slaves and supplies that sustained plantations

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Crossing Worlds
  • Author : George Ellis
  • Publisher : George Ellis
  • Release Date : 2014-02-18

(Book 2 of the Bhesar Trilogy--Contains some violence. May not be suitable for readers under 15 years of age.) Eugene has crossed into the Beings' world, a place of technological wonder. Together with Ruben, she seeks to return to Bhesar, but they are forced to stay at the Union of Central Province.

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The Oxford Handbook of Indigenous American Literature
  • Author : James H. Cox,Daniel Heath Justice
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-31

Over the course of the last twenty years, Native American and Indigenous American literary studies has experienced a dramatic shift from a critical focus on identity and authenticity to the intellectual, cultural, political, historical, and tribal nation contexts from which these Indigenous literatures emerge. The Oxford Handbook of Indigenous American

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The Erotic Life of Racism
  • Author : Sharon Patricia Holland
  • Publisher : Duke University Press Books
  • Release Date : 2012-04-13

A major intervention in the fields of critical race theory, black feminism, and queer theory, The Erotic Life of Racism contends that theoretical and political analyses of race have largely failed to understand and describe the profound ordinariness of racism and the ways that it operates as a quotidian practice.

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African American Review
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006

Read online African American Review written by , published by which was released on 2006. Download full African American Review Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Blood Will Tell
  • Author : Katherine Ellinghaus
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2017

"A study of the role blood quantum played in the assimilation period between 1887 and 1934 in the United States"--

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Depression
  • Author : Ann Cvetkovich
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-05

In Depression: A Public Feelings Project, Ann Cvetkovich seeks to understand why intellectuals, activists, professionals, and other privileged people struggle with feelings of hopeless and self-loathing. She focuses particularly on those in academia, where the pressure to succeed and the desire to find space for creative thinking and alternative worlds

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Race  Religion  and the Pulpit
  • Author : Julia Marie Robinson
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-15

During the Great Migration of African Americans from the South to the cities of the Northeast, Midwest, and West, the local black church was essential in the making and reshaping of urban areas. In Detroit, there was one church and one minister in particular that demonstrated this power of the

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Lumbee Indians in the Jim Crow South
  • Author : Malinda Maynor Lowery
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2010

With more than 50,000 enrolled members, North Carolina's Lumbee Indians are the largest Native American tribe east of the Mississippi River. Malinda Maynor Lowery, a Lumbee herself, describes how, between Reconstruction and the 1950s, the Lumbee crafted a

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