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The Resource Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits : the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction, Maha Marouan, (electronic resource)

Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits : the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction, Maha Marouan, (electronic resource)

Label
Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits : the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction
Title
Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits
Title remainder
the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction
Statement of responsibility
Maha Marouan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
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1975-
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Marouan, Maha
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Danticat, Edwidge
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Condé, Maryse
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American women in literature
  • African diaspora in literature
  • African American women authors
Label
Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits : the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction, Maha Marouan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-166) and index
Contents
Introduction : Breath, eyes, memory, Paradise and I, Tituba, Black witch of Salem : a theoretical and thematic framework -- In the spirit of Erzulie : Vodou and the re-imagining of Haitian womanhood in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- "Thunder, perfect mind" : gnosticism and the utopian impulse in Toni Morrison's Paradise -- Conjuring history : the meaning of witchcraft in Maryse Condé's I, Tituba, Black witch of Salem -- Conclusion : The return of witches, goddesses, and angry spirits
Control code
ssj0001058789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 180 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780814212196
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012039927
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001058789
Label
Witches, goddesses, and angry spirits : the politics of spiritual liberation in African diaspora women's fiction, Maha Marouan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-166) and index
Contents
Introduction : Breath, eyes, memory, Paradise and I, Tituba, Black witch of Salem : a theoretical and thematic framework -- In the spirit of Erzulie : Vodou and the re-imagining of Haitian womanhood in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, eyes, memory -- "Thunder, perfect mind" : gnosticism and the utopian impulse in Toni Morrison's Paradise -- Conjuring history : the meaning of witchcraft in Maryse Condé's I, Tituba, Black witch of Salem -- Conclusion : The return of witches, goddesses, and angry spirits
Control code
ssj0001058789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 180 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780814212196
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012039927
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001058789

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