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The Resource Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier

Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier

Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination
Title
Characters of blood
Title remainder
black heroism in the transatlantic imagination
Statement of responsibility
Celeste-Marie Bernier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Bernier, Celeste-Marie
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks in literature
  • Blacks in art
  • Heroes in literature
  • Heroes in art
  • Slavery in literature
  • Slavery in art
Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface: "Suppose Nat Turner painted?" -- Introduction. "Their names colonized off": remembering and reimagining black heroism -- "I shed my blood": Toussaint Louverture, myth, history, and the transatlantic imagination -- "N.T. 11 11 31": Nathaniel Turner, symbolism, memorialization, and an experimental poetics -- "No right to be a hero": Sengbe Pieh, resistance, representation, and the politics of seeing -- "Tickety-ump-ump-nicky-nacky": re-creating, reknowing, and refiguring sojourner truth -- "A work of art": Frederick Douglass's "living parchments" and "chattel records" -- "I've seen de real ting": Harriet Tubman, performance, and multiple personae -- Conclusion. "Portals, containers, time capsules, and bridges": acts and arts of black heroism in textual and visual archives
Control code
FIEb17204070
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 435 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813933245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
coloured illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)793099506
Label
Characters of blood : black heroism in the transatlantic imagination, Celeste-Marie Bernier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface: "Suppose Nat Turner painted?" -- Introduction. "Their names colonized off": remembering and reimagining black heroism -- "I shed my blood": Toussaint Louverture, myth, history, and the transatlantic imagination -- "N.T. 11 11 31": Nathaniel Turner, symbolism, memorialization, and an experimental poetics -- "No right to be a hero": Sengbe Pieh, resistance, representation, and the politics of seeing -- "Tickety-ump-ump-nicky-nacky": re-creating, reknowing, and refiguring sojourner truth -- "A work of art": Frederick Douglass's "living parchments" and "chattel records" -- "I've seen de real ting": Harriet Tubman, performance, and multiple personae -- Conclusion. "Portals, containers, time capsules, and bridges": acts and arts of black heroism in textual and visual archives
Control code
FIEb17204070
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 435 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813933245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
coloured illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)793099506

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