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The Resource Born in a mighty bad land : the violent man in African American folklore and fiction, Jerry H. Bryant

Born in a mighty bad land : the violent man in African American folklore and fiction, Jerry H. Bryant

Label
Born in a mighty bad land : the violent man in African American folklore and fiction
Title
Born in a mighty bad land
Title remainder
the violent man in African American folklore and fiction
Statement of responsibility
Jerry H. Bryant
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1928-
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Bryant, Jerry H.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Blacks in the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Violence in literature
  • Literature and folklore
  • African American men in literature
  • African Americans
  • Violence
  • Men in literature
  • Men
Label
Born in a mighty bad land : the violent man in African American folklore and fiction, Jerry H. Bryant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The classic badman and the ballad -- Postbellum violence and its causes : "displaced rage" in a preindustrial culture -- Between the wars : the genteel novel, counterstereotypes, and initial probes -- From the genteel to the primitive : the twenties and thirties -- The ghetto bildungsroman : from the forties to the seventies -- Toasts : tales of the "bad nigger" -- Chester Himes : Harlem absurd -- A "toast" novel : pimps, hoodlums, and hit men -- Walter Mosley and the violent men of Watts -- Rap : going commercial -- The badman and the storyteller : John Edgar Wideman's homewood trilogy -- Toni Morrison : Ulysses, badmen, and archetypes--abandoning violence -- Appendix : Analysis of thirty prototype ballads
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780253215789
Lccn
2002011578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Born in a mighty bad land : the violent man in African American folklore and fiction, Jerry H. Bryant
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The classic badman and the ballad -- Postbellum violence and its causes : "displaced rage" in a preindustrial culture -- Between the wars : the genteel novel, counterstereotypes, and initial probes -- From the genteel to the primitive : the twenties and thirties -- The ghetto bildungsroman : from the forties to the seventies -- Toasts : tales of the "bad nigger" -- Chester Himes : Harlem absurd -- A "toast" novel : pimps, hoodlums, and hit men -- Walter Mosley and the violent men of Watts -- Rap : going commercial -- The badman and the storyteller : John Edgar Wideman's homewood trilogy -- Toni Morrison : Ulysses, badmen, and archetypes--abandoning violence -- Appendix : Analysis of thirty prototype ballads
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780253215789
Lccn
2002011578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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