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Black masculinity and the frontier myth in American literature

by Johnson, Michael K.

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman, Okla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
    • African American pioneers -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism.,
    • African Americans -- West (U.S.) -- Intellectual life.,
    • Western stories -- History and criticism.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life in literature.,
    • African American men in literature.,
    • Masculinity in literature.,
    • Myth in literature.,
    • Men in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-277) and index.

      StatementMichael K. Johnson.
      SeriesLiterature of the American West ;, v. 9
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS169.F7 J64 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination293 p. ;
      Number of Pages293
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3954830M
      ISBN 100806134011
      LC Control Number2001054620

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        Masculinity Studies By Nasrullah Mambrol on Decem • (0). Halberstam’s Female Masculinity () works as a starting point for the discussion of masculinity studies since this text considers the fundamentals of what constitutes masculinity and how the paradigm of female masculinity fits in. Halberstam begins with the assertion of why studying masculinity through female. Black Masculinity and the Frontier Myth in American Literature. Norman, Okla.: University of Oklahoma Press. Jonnes, Denis. (). Mothers, Men and the Crisis of Masculinity in Brecht’s Wartime Drama. Cultural Science Reports of Kagoshima University, November, No. Justad, Mark J. ().

      Black Masculinity in the U.S. South makes a very important contribution to, among other fields, African American and gender studies this is a book with which scholars writing about African American masculinity will have to reckon. The portrayal of black men in our national literature is controversial, complex, and often contradictory. In Racial Myths and Masculinity in African American Literature, Jeffrey B. Leak identifies some of the long-held myths and stereotypes that persist in the work of black writers from the nineteenth century to the present?intellectual inferiority, criminality, sexual prowess, homosexual.


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