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Women and Race in Contemporary U.S. Writing

From Faulkner to Morrison

  • Authors
  • Kelly Lynch Reames

Part of the American Literature Readings in the 21st Century book series (ALTC)

About this book

Introduction

This study discovers how contemporary writers have imagined possible relationships between African American and white women that overcome the stereotypical patterns of racism, using novels and autobiographies and focusing on works by William Faulkner, Lillian Hellman, Audre Lorde, Kaye Gibbons, Elizabeth Cox, Sherley Anne Wiliams, and Toni Morrison

Keywords

America novel William Faulkner women

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