Download e-book for kindle: Being and Race: Black Writing Since 1970 by Charles Johnson

By Charles Johnson

ISBN-10: 0253205379

ISBN-13: 9780253205377

ISBN-10: 0253311659

ISBN-13: 9780253311658

For the 1st time in e-book, well known pupil Charles Johnson’s exploration of latest black literature and the that means of the black adventure as expressed during the writers Richard Wright, Jean Toomer, David Bradley, and others.

Charles Johnson techniques modern black literature during the lens of phenomenology. Drawing on such philosophers as Heidegger, Husserl, Satre, and Dufrenne, Johnson addresses the esthetic and epistemological questions surrounding the black event as expressed through African American authors. In exploring the works of Wright, Toomer, Bradley, and lots of extra, Being & Race enlarges our imaginative and prescient of what fiction’s function is and the way it arises from our universal experiences.

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