New Essays On Song Of Solomon by Valerie SmithNew Essays On Song Of Solomon by Valerie Smith

New Essays On Song Of Solomon

EditorValerie Smith

Paperback | January 27, 1995

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The essays collected here, written by leading critics of Toni Morrison's work, exemplify the fresh theoretical and cultural perspectives that have been brought to bear on African-American texts in general and on Song of Solomon in particular. They reveal the complexities of a deceptively straightforward novel and spark renewed interest in this pivotal text by one of the most gifted authors this nation has produced.

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Title:New Essays On Song Of SolomonFormat:PaperbackDimensions:130 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.31 inPublished:January 27, 1995Publisher:Cambridge University Press

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ISBN - 10:0521456045

ISBN - 13:9780521456043

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1. Introduction Valerie Smith; 2. From orality to literacy: oral memory in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Joyce Irene Middleton; 3. Call and response: voice community and dialogic structures in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Marilyn Sanders Mobley; 4. Knowing their names: Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon Marianne Hirsch; 5. The postmodernist rag: political identity and the vernacular in Song of Solomon Wahneema Lubiano.