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Author Richardson, Matt, 1969-
Title The queer limit of Black memory : Black lesbian literature and irresolution / Matt Richardson.
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2013.
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 Floor4  PN56.L45 R53 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 204 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Black performance and cultural criticism
Black performance and cultural criticism.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : listening to the archives : Black lesbian literature and queer memory -- Desirous mistresses and unruly slaves : neo-slave narratives, property, power, and desire -- Small movements : queer blues epistemologies in Cherry Muhanji's Her -- "Mens womens some that is both some that is neither" : spiritual epistemology and queering the Black rural South in the work of Sharon Bridgforth -- "Make it up and trace it back" : remembering Black trans subjectivity in Jackie Kay's Trumpet -- What grace was : erotic epistemologies and diasporic belonging in Dionne Brand's In another place, not here -- Epilogue : grieving the queer : anti-Black violence and black collective memory.
Subject Gomez, Jewelle, 1948- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Barnett, LaShonda K. (LaShonda Katrice), 1974- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Adamz-Bogus, SDiane, 1946- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Brown, Laurinda D. -- Criticism and interpretation.
Muhanji, Cherry -- Criticism and interpretation.
Bridgforth, Sharon -- Criticism and interpretation.
Kay, Jackie, 1961- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Brand, Dionne, 1953- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lesbians in literature.
Lesbianism in literature.
Blacks in literature.
ISBN 0814212220 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780814212226 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780814293232 (cd)
0814293239 (cd)
Standard # 40022472271
OCLC number 816029657