The “Other” In 9/11 Literature

If You See Something, Say Something

  • Lenore Bell

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About this book


This book breaks the assumption that the racial tension the in 9/11 novels lies solely in the dynamic between “Americans” and “terrorists.” It also interrogates post-9/11 constructions of whiteness and the treatment of African-American characters.


Terrorism Racial stereotyping Contemporary Jay McInerney John Updike

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  • Lenore Bell
    • 1
  1. 1.St Andrews FifeUnited Kingdom

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