Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: M. NourbeSe Philip x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

A Dialogic Poetics: Poetry and the Novel, Theory, and the Law

Jahan Ramazani

in Poetry and Its Others: News, Prayer, Song, and the Dialogue of Genres

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226083735
eISBN:
9780226083421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226083421.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter argues that poetry is vibrantly dialogic, a quality usually reserved for the novel. It proposes a “dialogic poetics” that would combine analysis of poetry’s interplay with other genres, ... More


Missing Bodies: Disappearances in the Aesthetic

Michael Davidson

in Invalid Modernism: Disability and the Missing Body of the Aesthetic

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198832812
eISBN:
9780191880476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832812.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter 7 moves into the contemporary period by studying the relationship between bodies erased from the socio-political sphere and the missing body in the aesthetic sphere. For every newly visible ... More


When Black Girls Look at You: An Anti-Narrative Photo-Poem

Ruth Nicole Brown

in Hear Our Truths: The Creative Potential of Black Girlhood

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037979
eISBN:
9780252095245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037979.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter considers what it means to be seen and looked at as a Black girl. Building on the visual-poetic analysis of June Jordan's (1969) Who Look at Me and M. NourbeSe Philip's (2008) Zong!, the ... More


Globalizing Law and Literature

Elizabeth S. Anker

in New Directions in Law and Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190456368
eISBN:
9780190456399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456368.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The globalization of law and literature has trained attention on the historical role played by law in institutions like slavery and colonization, at the same time prompting questions about the ... More


View: