Legal fictions constituting race, composing literature
by
 
Holloway, Karla F. C., 1949-

Title
Legal fictions constituting race, composing literature

Author
Holloway, Karla F. C., 1949-

ISBN
9780822377054

Personal Author
Holloway, Karla F. C., 1949-

Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 158 pages) : illustrations

Contents
The capital in question -- Imagined liberalism -- Mapping racial reason -- Being in place : landscape, never inscape -- Secondhand tales and hearsay -- Black legibility : "Can I get a witness" -- Trying to read me -- "A novel-like tenor" -- Passing and protection -- A secluded colored neighborhood.

Subject Term
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
 
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- History.
 
Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
 
Race in literature.

Genre
Electronic books.

Electronic Access
http://dx.doi.org/10.1215/9780822377054


LibraryMaterial TypeItem BarcodeCall NumberShelf LocationStatus
University LibraryeBookER149491PS153 .N5 H64 2014Electronic ResourcesE-resources