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Mythmaking and metaphor in black women"s fiction

Jacqueline De Weever

Mythmaking and metaphor in black women"s fiction

by Jacqueline De Weever

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p177-188. - Includes index.

StatementJacqueline de Weever.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,194p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15000181M
ISBN 100333575199

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Both books are meant as general overviews of a particular body of fiction: de Weever's book an overview of mythic patterns in seventeen novels by seven African American women writers. This original critical study examines the significance of mythology for contemporary black women writers.

It illustrates the narrative strategies used to elucidate themes of mythmaking in such writers as Alice Walker, Toni Morrison, Ntozake Shange, Toni Cade Bambara, and Paule Marshall. SheBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

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