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By Ashraf H. A. Rushdy

NeoSlave Narratives is a examine within the political, social, and cultural content material of a given literary form--the novel of slavery solid as a first-person slave narrative. After discerning the social and old elements surrounding the 1st visual appeal of that literary shape within the Nineteen Sixties, NeoSlave Narratives explores the advanced dating among nostalgia and critique, whereas asking how African American intellectuals at various issues among 1976 and 1990 keep in mind and use the positioning of slavery to symbolize the an important cultural debates that arose in the course of the sixties.

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