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Selected Themes in August Wilson's Plays
 
Page Index:

Black Manhood: Scholarly Articles

Black Manhood: Books
Black Identity: Scholarly Articles
Black Identity: Books


Bibliography of Scholarly Articles about August Wilson
Linked to Howard University Data Bases

1)  Elam, Harry Justin
The Dialectics of August Wilson's Piano Lesson
 
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Theatre Journal - Volume 52, Number 3, October 2000, pp. 361-379
Subjects:
Wilson, August - Piano lesson.
Hansberry, Lorraine 1930-1965 - Raisin in the sun.
American drama -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.

2) Brustein-Wilson Debate
TDR: The Drama Review - Volume 47, Number 2 (T 178), Summer 2003, p. 25
Subjects:
August Wilson
Brustein, Robert Sanford 1927- Wilson, August.

3) Richards, Lloyd
Lloyd Richards: Reflections from the Playwrights' Champion: An Interview

TDR: The Drama Review - Volume 47, Number 2 (T 178), Summer 2003, pp. 9-33
Subjects:
August Wilson
Black Identity
Richards, Lloyd -- Interviews.

4) Richards, Sandra L. 1946-
Yoruba Gods on the American Stage: August Wilson's Joe Turner's Come and Gone
 
[View in PDF]
Research in African Literatures - Volume 30, Number 4, Winter 1999, pp. 92-105
Subjects:
Wilson, August - Joe Turner's come and gone.
Gods, Yoruba, in literature.
Black Manhood

5) Clark, Keith 1963-
The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson (review)
 
[View in PDF]
Modern Drama: world drama from 1850 to the present - Volume 48, Number 2, Summer 2005, pp. 448-452
Subjects:
August Wilson

Bibliography: Books
Source: Sterling, The Online Catalog, Howard University

A Conversation with August Wilson. Swiss Television Production . Producer & Director, Matteo Bellinelli. San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, c1992. Media Center, Video Tape.  PS3573 .I45677 Z46 

Wolfe, Peter.  August Wilson New York: Twayne Publishers, c1999. Founders PS3573.I45677 Z96

August Wilson: A Casebook. Marilyn Elkins. ed.  New York: Garland, 1994. Founders Library PS3573.I45677 Z56.

August Wilson and Black Aesthetics. Sandra Shannon and Dana Williams eds. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. Founders Library. PS3573.I45677 Z57

Shannon, Sandra Garrett. August Wilson's Fences: A Reference Guide Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2003. Founders Library.PS3573.I45677 F434

Shannon, Sandra Garrett, The Dramatic Vision of August Wilson .Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1995. Founders Library PS3573.I45677 Z88

Elam, Harry Justin. The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, c2004. Founders Library PS3573.I45677 Z65

For more resources on August Wilson, see: Sterling, using the Library of Congress Subject Headings listed below.

African Americans in literature.
American literature -- Male authors -- History and criticism.
African American men in literature.
Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Historical drama, American -- History and criticism.
Theater -- History -- 20th century.
Postmodernism (Literature)
Wilson, August -- Aesthetics.
Wilson, August -- Bibliography.
Wilson, August -- Characters -- Men.
Wilson, August -- Criticism and interpretation.
Wilson, August -- Political and social views.

Black Manhood: Theme
Bibliography: Scholarly Articles
Linked to Howard University Data Bases


1) Knadler, Stephen P. 1963-
Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and August Wilson, and: The Origins of African American Literature: A History of the African American Literary Presence, 1680-1865 (review)
 
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American Literature - Volume 75, Number 1, March 2003, pp. 201-203.

2) Elam, Harry Justin
The Dialectics of August Wilson's Piano Lesson
 
[View in PDF]
Theatre Journal - Volume 52, Number 3, October 2000, pp. 361-379.
Subjects:
Wilson, August - Piano lesson.
Black Manhood
Hansberry, Lorraine 1930-1965 - Raisin in the sun.
American drama -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.

3) Brown, Stephanie
Melodramas of Beset Black Manhood? Meditations on African-American Masculinity as Scholarly Topos and Social Menace: An Introduction
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 26, Number 3, Summer 2003, pp. 732-737.
Subjects:
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
African American men in literature.
Black Manhood
Masculinity in literature.

4) Wilson, August
The Ground on Which I Stand

Callaloo - Volume 20, Number 3, Summer 1997, pp. 493-503.
Subjects:
Afro-Americans -- Intellectual life.
Afro-Americans -- Race identity.
American drama -- Afro-American authors
Black Manhood

5) Williams, Jennifer Denise
South of Tradition: Essays on African American Literature (review)
 
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MFS Modern Fiction Studies - Volume 51, Number 3, Fall 2005, pp. 686-689.

6) Gray, Herman.
Authenticity, anxiety and masculinity

American Quarterly - Volume 50, Number 2, June 1998, pp. 397-405.
Subjects:
Black Manhood

7) Wetmore, Kevin J. 1969-
Contemporary Black Men's Fiction and Drama (review)
 
[View in PDF]
Research in African Literatures - Volume 34, Number 2, Summer 2003, pp. 231-232.
Subjects:
Black Manhood

8) Braziel, Jana Evans 1967-
Trans-American Constructions of Black Masculinity: Dany Laferriere, le Negre, and the Late Capitalist American Racial machine-desirante
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 26, Number 3, Summer 2003, pp. 867-900.
Subjects:
Blacks in literature.
Black Manhood
Laferrière, Dany - Comment faire l'amour avec un Nègre sans se fatiguer.
Masculinity in literature.

9) Knadler, Stephen P. 1963-
Mercy, Mercy Me: African-American Culture and the American Sixties, and: Nationalism, Marxism, and African American Literature between the Wars: A New Pandora's Box, and: South of Tradition: Essays on African American Literature (review)
[View in PDF] American Literature - Volume 76, Number 1, March 2004, pp. 191-194.
Subjects: 
Black Manhood among many other subjects

10) Klinkowitz, Jerome
Fiction: The 1960s to the Present, p. 335-361
: American Literary Scholarship - 2002, pp. 335-361.
Subjects:
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.
Black Manhood

11) Wlodarz, Joe
Beyond the Black Macho: Queer Blaxploitation
: The Velvet Light Trap - Number 53, Spring 2004, pp. 10-25.
Subjects:
Black Manhood
Blaxploitation films.
Gays in motion pictures.
African American men in motion pictures.

12) Boggs, Nicholas
Queer Black Studies: An Annotated Bibliography, 1994-1999
 
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Callaloo - Volume 23, Number 1, Winter 2000, pp. 479-494.
Subjects:
Afro-American gays -- Social life and customs -- Bibliography.
Afro-American lesbians -- Social life and customs -- Bibliography.
Black Manhood
Gay and lesbian studies -- Bibliography.

13) Traister, Bryce
Academic Viagra: The Rise of American Masculinity Studies
 
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American Quarterly - Volume 52, Number 2, June 2000, pp. 274-304.
Subjects:
Black Manhood
Men's studies -- United States.
Masculinity -- United States -- Historiography.

14) McBride, Dwight A.
Can the Queen Speak? Racial Essentialism, Sexuality and the Problem of Authority

Callaloo - Volume 21, Number 2, Spring 1998, pp. 363-379.
Subjects:
Afro-Americans -- Race identity.
Afro-American intellectuals.
Afro-American gays

Black Manhood
Bibliography: Books
Source: Sterling, The Online Catalog, Howard University

Clark, Keith. Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and August Wilson. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, c2002. Founders Library PS153.N5 C49

Butters, Gerald R. Black Manhood on the Silent Screen. Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2002. Founders Library PN1995.9.N4 B8

Tarharka.  Black Manhood:The Building of Civilization by the Black Man  of the Nile. Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, c1979

Majors, Richard and Janet Mancini Billson. Cool Pose: The Dilemmas of Black Manhood in America. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. Social Work, Reserves E185.86 .M35

Billson, Janet Mancini. Pathways to Manhood: Young Black Males Struggle for Identity. Foreword by Richard Majors epilogue by Bernard E. Bruce. New Brunswick: N.J., U.S.A: Transaction Publishers, c1996. Founders Library. F74.R9 B55

For more resources on Black Manhood see: Sterling, using the Library of Congress Subject Headings listed below.

Aesthetics, Black.
African American aesthetics.
African American men in literature.
African American men -- Intellectual life.
African American men -- Sexual behavior.
African American men -- Social conditions -- 20th century.

Baldwin, James, 1924- -- Characters -- Men.
Masculinity in literature.
Masculinity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Men in literature.
Wilson, August -- Characters -- Men.

Black / African American Identity
Bibliography: Scholarly Articles
Linked to Howard University Data Bases


1) Richards, Sandra L. 1946-
Yoruba Gods on the American Stage: August Wilson's Joe Turner's Come and Gone
 
[View in PDF]
Research in African Literatures - Volume 30, Number 4, Winter 1999, pp. 92-105
Subjects:
Gods, Yoruba, in literature.
Identity
Wilson, August - Joe Turner's come and gone.

2) Saddik, Annette J. 1966-
Rap's Unruly Body: The Postmodern Performance of Black Male Identity On the American Stage

TDR: The Drama Review - Volume 47, Number 4 (T 180), Winter 2003, pp. 110-127
Subjects:
African American men -- Psychology.
Identity
Rap (Music) -- Social aspects -- United States.

3) Sell, Mike
[Ed.] Bullins as Editorial Performer: Textual Power and the Limits of Performance in the Black Arts Movement
 
[View in PDF] Theatre Journal - Volume 53, Number 3, October 2001, pp. 411-428
Subjects:
African American theater.
American drama -- African American authors.
Bullins, Ed -- Contributions in editing.
Identity

4) Stephens, Michelle A.
Black Transnationalism and the Politics of National Identity: West Indian Intellectuals in Harlem in the age of War and Revolution:
American Quarterly - Volume 50, Number 3, September 1998, pp. 592-608
Subjects:
Black nationalism -- United States.
Identity
Internationalism.
West Indian Americans -- Politics and government

5) Yoruba Gods on the American Stage: August Wilson's Joe Turner's Come and Gone   [View in PDF]
Research in African Literatures - Volume 30, Number 4, Winter 1999, pp. 92-105
Subjects:
Gods, Yoruba, in literature.
Identity
Wilson, August - Joe Turner's come and gone.

6) Dorsey, Bruce Allen 1960-
A Gendered History of African Colonization in the Antebellum United States

Journal of Social History - Volume 34, Number 1, Fall 2000, pp. 77-103
Subjects:
Afro-Americans -- Colonization -- Africa -- History.
Africa -- Colonization -- History.
Identity

7) Johnson, Joan Marie
"Ye Gave Them a Stone": African American Women's Clubs, the Frederick Douglass Home, and the Black Mammy Monument
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of Women's History - Volume 17, Number 1, 2005, pp. 62-86
Subjects:
African American women -- Societies, etc. -- History -- 20th century.
African American women -- Monuments -- History -- 20th century.
Group identity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site (Washington, D.C.)
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.

8) Lester, Neal A.
Nappy Edges and Goldy Locks: African-American Daughters and the Politics of Hair
 
[View in PDF]
The Lion and the Unicorn - Volume 24, Number 2, April 2000, pp. 201-224
Subjects:
Hair -- Political aspects.
Hairdressing of Afro-Americans.
Children's literature -- History and criticism.

9) Terrill, Robert
Protest, Prophecy, and Prudence in the Rhetoric of Malcolm X
 
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Rhetoric & Public Affairs - Volume 4, Number 1, Spring 2001, pp. 25-53
Subjects:
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Language.
Protest literature, American -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
X, Malcolm 1925-1965 - Ballot or the bullet.

10) Hardin, Michael 1968-
Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man: Invisibility, Race, and Homoeroticism from Frederick Douglass to E. Lynn Harris
 
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The Southern Literary Journal - Volume 37, Number 1, Fall 2004, pp. 96-120
Subjects:
Ellison, Ralph - Invisible man.
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George) 1866-1946 - Invisible man.
Douglass, Frederick 1818-1895 - Life and times of Frederick Douglass.
Johnson, James Weldon 1871-1938 - Autobiography of an ex-coloured man.
Larsen, Nella - Passing.
Harris, E. Lynn - Invisible life.
Passing (Identity) in literature.

11) Pabst, Naomi
Blackness/Mixedness: Contestations over Crossing Signs
 
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Cultural Critique - 54, Spring 2003, pp. 178-212 - Article
Subjects:
Hybridity (Social sciences) -- United States.
African Americans.
Racially mixed people -- United States.

12) Deutsch, Nathaniel
"The Asiatic Black Man": An African American Orientalism?
 
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Journal of Asian American Studies - Volume 4, Number 3, October 2001, pp. 193-208.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Race identity.
Orientalism -- United States.
Ali, Drew -- Views on Asia.
Elijah Muhammad, 1897- -- Views on Asia.

13) Thompson, Shirley
"Ah Toucoutou, ye conin vous": History and Memory in Creole New Orleans
 
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American Quarterly - Volume 53, Number 2, June 2001, pp. 232-266.
Subjects:
Creoles -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social conditions.
Creoles -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Race identity.
Creoles -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.

14) Marx, Anthony W.
Race-Making and the Nation-State

World Politics - Volume 48, Number 2, January 1996, pp. 180-208.
Subjects:
United States -- Race relations.
South Africa -- Race relations.
Brazil -- Race relations.

15) Foster, Frances Smith
A Narrative of the Interesting Origins and (Somewhat) Surprising Developments of African-American Print Culture
 
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American Literary History - Volume 17, Number 4, Winter 2005, pp. 714-740.
Subjects:
African American press -- History.
African Americans -- Societies, etc. -- History.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.

16) Field, Douglas
Looking for Jimmy Baldwin: Sex, Privacy, and Black Nationalist Fervor
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 27, Number 2, Spring 2004, pp. 457-480.
Subjects:
Baldwin, James 1924-
Baldwin, James, 1924- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Homosexuality and literature.
Black nationalism in literature.
Masculinity in literature.

17) Lemke Muniz de Faria, Yara-Colette
"Germany's 'Brown Babies' Must Be Helped! Will You?": U.S. Adoption Plans for Afro-German Children, 1950-1955
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 26, Number 2, Spring 2003, pp. 342-362.
Subjects:
Children, Black -- Germany -- Press coverage -- United States -- History -- 1945-
Adoption -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 1945-
African American press -- History -- 1945-

18) Allen, Walter Recharde
A Backward Glance Forward: Past, Present and Future Perspectives on Historically Black Colleges and Universities
 
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The Review of Higher Education - Volume 25, Number 3, Spring 2002, pp. 241-261.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Education (Higher)
African American universities and colleges.

19) Kondo, Dorinne K.
(Re)Visions of Race: Contemporary Race Theory and the Cultural Politics of Racial Crossover in Documentary Theatre
 
[View in PDF]
Theatre Journal - Volume 52, Number 1, March 2000, pp. 81-107.
Subjects:
Smith, Anna Deavere - House arrest.
Culture Clash (Comedy troupe)
Ethnicity -- Drama.

20) Bernstein, Mary
Identities and Politics: Toward a Historical Understanding of the Lesbian and Gay Movement
  [View in PDF]
Social Science History - Volume 26, Number 3, Fall 2002, pp. 531-581.
Subjects:
Gay liberation movement -- United States -- History.
Gay rights -- United States -- History.
Group identity -- United States -- History.

21) Schulz, Jennifer Lea
Restaging the Racial Contract: James Weldon Johnson's Signatory Strategies
 
[View in PDF]
American Literature - Volume 74, Number 1, March 2002, pp. 31-58.
Subjects:
Johnson, James Weldon 1871-1938 - Along this way.
Johnson, James Weldon 1871-1938 - Autobiography of an ex-colored man.
African Americans -- Social conditions.

22) Fraden, Rena
Performing Race
 
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American Literary History - Volume 15, Number 1, Spring 2003, pp. 200-210.

23) Land, Issac
Bread and Arsenic: Citizenship from the Bottom Up in Georgian London
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of Social History - Volume 39, Number 1, Fall 2005, pp. 89-110.
Subjects:
Poor blacks -- England -- London -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Citizenship -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 18th century.
London (England) -- Race relations -- History -- 18th century.

24) Heathcott, Joseph 1968-
Black Archipelago: Politics and Civic Life in the Jim Crow City
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of Social History - Volume 38, Number 3, Spring 2005, pp. 705-736.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Segregation -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- History -- 20th century.
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.

25) Foley, Barbara 1948-
Jean Toomer's Washington and the Politics of Class: From "Blue Veins" to Seventh-Street Rebels

MFS Modern Fiction Studies - Volume 42, Number 2, Summer 1996, pp. 289-321.
Subjects:
Toomer, Jean, 1894-1967 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Afro-Americans -- Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs.
Afro-Americans -- Race identity

26) Kerr, Audrey Elisa
The Paper Bag Principle: Of the Myth and the Motion of Colorism
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of American Folklore - Volume 118, Number 469, Summer 2005, pp. 271-289.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Color -- Social aspects.
African Americans -- Folklore.
African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.

27) Kim, James
The Legend of the White-and-Yellow Black Man: Global Containment and Triangulated Racial Desire in Romeo Must Die
 
[View in PDF]
Camera Obscura - 55 (Volume 19, Number 1), 2004, pp. 150-179 .
Subjects:
Bartkowiak, Andrzej, dir 1950- - Romeo must die (Motion picture)
Asian Americans in motion pictures.
Masculinity in motion pictures.

28) Warren, Kenneth W. (Kenneth Wayne)
"As white as anybody": Race and the Politics of Counting as Black
 
[View in PDF]
New Literary History - Volume 31, Number 4, Autumn 2000, pp. 709-726.
Subjects:
Census undercounts -- Political aspects -- United States.
Representative government and representation -- United States.
Ellison, Ralph -- Political and social views.
Race awareness -- United States.

29) Maira, Sunaina
Henna and Hip Hop: The Politics of Cultural Production and the Work of Cultural Studies
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of Asian American Studies - Volume 3, Number 3, October 2000, pp. 329-369.
Subjects:
South Asian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Intellectual life.
Hip-hop -- New York (State) -- New York.
Mehndi (Body painting) -- Massachusetts -- Northampton.
Youth -- Costume -- Massachusetts -- Northampton.

30) Brown, Stephanie
Melodramas of Beset Black Manhood? Meditations on African-American Masculinity as Scholarly Topos and Social Menace: An Introduction
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 26, Number 3, Summer 2003, pp. 732-737.
Subjects:
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
African American men in literature.
Masculinity in literature.

31) Macias, Anthony F.
Bringing Music to the People: Race, Urban Culture, and Municipal Politics in Postwar Los Angeles
 
[View in PDF]
American Quarterly - Volume 56, Number 3, September 2004, pp. 693-717.
Subjects:
Music -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century.
Music and race -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Cultural policy -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.

32) Boris, Eileen 1948-
"You Wouldn't Want One of 'Em Dancing With Your Wife": Racialized Bodies on the Job in World War II

American Quarterly - Volume 50, Number 1, March 1998, pp. 77-108
Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Afro-Americans.
United States -- Race relations.
Afro-Americans -- Employment

33) Tal, Kali
That Just Kills Me: Black Militant Near-Future Fiction
 
[View in PDF]
Social Text - 71 (Volume 20, Number 2), Summer 2002, pp. 65-91
Subjects:
Science fiction, American -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
Black power in literature.
Masculinity in literature.

34)  Hurtado, Sylvia 1957-
Enhancing Campus Climates for Racial/Ethnic Diversity: Educational Policy and Practice

The Review of Higher Education - Volume 21, Number 3, Spring 1998, pp. 279-302 .
Subjects:
Multicultural education -- United States.
Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States.
College environment -- United States

35)  Morgan, Gwenda
Visible Bodies: Power, Subordination and Identity in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World
 
[View in PDF]
Journal of Social History - Volume 39, Number 1, Fall 2005, pp. 39-64.
Subjects:
Body, Human -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Body, Human -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Group identity -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Group identity -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.

36) Stevens, Jacqueline 1962-
Race and the State: Male-Order Brides and the Geographies of Race

Theory & Event - Volume 2, Issue 3, 1998 - Article
Subjects:
Race.
Identity

37) Gray, Herman.
Authenticity, anxiety and masculinity

American Quarterly - Volume 50, Number 2, June 1998, pp. 397-405

38) Scherr, Arthur 1951-
"Sambos" and "Black Cut-Throats": Peter Porcupine on Slavery and Race in the 1790's
 
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American Periodicals: A Journal of History, Criticism, and Bibliography - Volume 13, 2003, pp. 3-30
Subjects:
Porcupine's gazette.
Cobbett, William, 1763-1835 -- Political and social views.
Racism -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Slavery -- United States -- Justification.

39) Smith, Christopher Holmes
"I Don't Like to Dream about Getting Paid": Representations of Social Mobility and the Emergence of the Hip-Hop Mogul
 
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Social Text - 77 (Volume 21, Number 4), Winter 2003, pp. 69-97
Subjects:
Hip-hop -- United States.
Consumption (Economics) -- Social aspects -- United States.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
African Americans -- Economic conditions.

40) Smith-Shomade, Beretta E. 1965-
"Rock-a-Bye, Baby!": Black Women Disrupting Gangs and Constructing Hip-Hop Gangsta Films
 
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Cinema Journal - 42, Number 2, Winter 2003, pp. 25-40
Subjects:
Van Peebles, Mario, dir - New Jack City [film]
Ichaso, Leon, dir - Sugar Hill [film]
Gray, F. Gary, dir - Set it off [film]
Gangster films.
African American women in motion pictures.

41) Saunders, Rebecca 1955-
The Agony and the Allegory: The Concept of the Foreign, the Langauge of Apartheid, and the Fiction of J. M. Coetzee
 
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Cultural Critique - 47, Winter 2001, pp. 215-264
Subjects:
Apartheid -- South Africa.
Coetzee, J. M. 1940- - Waiting for the barbarians.
Linguistic demography.

42) Caldwell, Ben
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised Nor Staged: An Interview with Ben Caldwell

Callaloo - Volume 22, Number 4, Fall 1999, pp. 808-824
Subjects:
Caldwell, Ben -- Interviews.

43) Retzloff, Tim
"Seer or Queer?" Postwar Fascination with Detroit's Prophet Jones
 
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies - Volume 8, Number 3, 2002, pp. 271-296
Subjects:
Jones, Prophet 1907-1971
African American gays -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Biography.
African American clergy -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Biography.

44)  Okpewho, Isidore
Walcott, Homer, and the "Black Atlantic"
 
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Research in African Literatures - Volume 33, Number 1, Spring 2002, pp. 27-44
Subjects:
Walcott, Derek -- Criticism and interpretation.
Caribbean literature -- Colonial influence.
Ethnicity -- Caribbean Area.

45) Garrett, Shawn-Marie
Return of the Repressed
 
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Theater - Volume 32, Number 2, Summer 2002, pp. 26-43
Subjects:
Blackface entertainers -- United States.
Minstrel shows -- United States.
Racism and the arts -- United States.
Black Identity

46) Gussow, Adam
"Shoot Myself a Cop": Mamie Smith's "Crazy Blues" as Social Text
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 25, Number 1, Winter 2002, pp. 8-44
Subjects:
Smith, Mamie - Crazy blues [sound recording]
Bradford, Perry
Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- To 1964.

47) Mollin, Marian
The Limits of Egalitarianism: Radical Pacifism, Civil Rights, and the Journey of Reconciliation
 
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Radical History Review - Issue 88, Winter 2004, pp. 112-138
Subjects:
Congress of Racial Equality.
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Civil rights demonstrations -- United States.

48) Bramen, Carrie Tirado 1964-
The Urban Picturesque and the Spectacle of Americanization
 
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American Quarterly - Volume 52, Number 3, September 2000, pp. 444-47
Subjects:
Picturesque, The.
City and town life -- Social aspects -- New York (State) -- New York.
Pluralism (Social sciences) -- New York (State) -- New York.

49) King, Jason
Any Love: Silence, Theft, and Rumor in the Work of Luther Vandross
 
[View in PDF]
Callaloo - Volume 23, Number 1, Winter 2000, pp. 422-447
Subjects:
Vandross, Luther -- Criticism and interpretation.
Popular music -- United States.
Bacharach, Burt - House is not a home [music]
David, Hal

50) Lewis, Rupert
The Dialectic of Defeat: An Interview with Rupert Lewis
 
[View in PDF]
Small Axe - Number 10 (Volume 5, Number 2), September 2001, pp. 85-177
Subjects:
Lewis, Rupert -- Interviews.
Radicalism -- Jamaica.
Communism -- Jamaica.

51) Wilson, August
The Ground on Which I Stand

Callaloo - Volume 20, Number 3, Summer 1997, pp. 493-503
Subjects:
Afro-Americans -- Intellectual life.
Afro-Americans -- Race identity.
American drama -- Afro-American authors

52) Knadler, Stephen P. 1963-
Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and August Wilson, and: The Origins of African American Literature: A History of the African American Literary Presence, 1680-1865 (review)
 
[View in PDF]
American Literature - Volume 75, Number 1, March 2003, pp. 201-203

53) Clark, Keith 1963-
The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson (review)
 
[View in PDF]
Modern Drama: world drama from 1850 to the present - Volume 48, Number 2, Summer 2005, pp. 448-452

54) Smith, Faith
"You Know You're West Indian if...": Codes of Authenticity in Colin Channer's Waiting in Vain
 
[View in PDF]
Small Axe - Number 10 (Volume 5, Number 2), September 2001, pp. 41-59
Subjects:
Channer, Colin - Waiting in vain.
Jamaicans -- Intellectual life.

55) Rowell, Charles H.
"Speaking from a Creolized Environment": An Interview with Honoree Fanonne Jeffers
 
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Callaloo - Volume 27, Number 4, Fall 2004, pp. 976-988
Subjects:
Jeffers, Honorée Fanonne, 1967- -- Interviews.
African American poets -- Interviews.]

56) Wallace, Michele
The Good Lynching and The Birth of a Nation: Discourses and Aesthetics of Jim Crow
 
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Cinema Journal - 43, Number 1, Fall 2003, pp. 85-104
Subjects:
Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), dir 1875-1948 - Birth of a nation (Motion picture)
Race in motion pictures.

57) Dorsey, Peter A. 1958-
To "Corroborate Our Own Claims": Public Positioning and the Slavery Metaphor in Revolutionary America
 
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American Quarterly - Volume 55, Number 3, September 2003, pp. 353-386
Subjects:
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States -- Politics and government -- To 1775.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.

58) Matthews, John T.
Recalling the West Indies: From Yoknapatawpha to Haiti and Back
 
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American Literary History - Volume 16, Number 2, Summer 2004, pp. 238-262
Subjects:
Faulkner, William 1897-1962 - Absalom, Absalom!
West Indies -- In literature.
Slave trade in literature.

59) Gysin, Fritz
John Edgar Wideman's "Fever"

Callaloo - Volume 22, Number 3, Summer 1999, pp. 715-726 .
Subjects:
Black Identity
Diseases in literature.
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- In literature.

Identity
Bibliography: Books

Source: Sterling, The Online Catalog, Howard University
 
Booker, Margaret. Lillian Hellman and August Wilson: Dramatizing a New American Identity. New York: Peter Lang, c2003. Founders Library PS3515.E343 Z58

Families at Work: Expanding the Boundaries.  Naomi Gerstel, Dan Clawson, Robert Zussman eds. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, c2002. Business Library. HD4904.25 .F359

Changing Rural Landscapes. Ervin H. Zube and Margaret J. Zube eds. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1977.
Architecture Library. HN57 C485

For more resources on Black Identity see: Sterling, using the Library of Congress Subject Headings listed below.

African American men -- Race identity.
African American men -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Blues (Music) in literature.
Conflict of generations in literature.
Wilson, August -- Political and social views.


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