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The Resource Black Atlantic speculative fictions : Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson, Ingrid Thaler

Black Atlantic speculative fictions : Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson, Ingrid Thaler

Label
Black Atlantic speculative fictions : Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson
Title
Black Atlantic speculative fictions
Title remainder
Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson
Statement of responsibility
Ingrid Thaler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5409896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
T47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge research in Atlantic studies
Series volume
2
Label
Black Atlantic speculative fictions : Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson, Ingrid Thaler
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: White genres, Black traditions? Anansi, Peter Parker, and other tropes -- The meaning of the past? allegory in Octavia E. Butler's Wild seed (1980) -- Traveling through time: vampire fiction and the Black Atlantic in Jewelle Gomez's The Gilda stories (1991) -- Dystopian future and utopian vision: surviving apocalypse in Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower (1993) -- A better future? ambiguity, cyberpunk, and Caribbean syncretism in Nalo Hopkinson's Midnight robber (2000) -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780415804417
Lccn
2009023778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn391420042
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn613329665
Label
Black Atlantic speculative fictions : Octavia E. Butler, Jewelle Gomez, and Nalo Hopkinson, Ingrid Thaler
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: White genres, Black traditions? Anansi, Peter Parker, and other tropes -- The meaning of the past? allegory in Octavia E. Butler's Wild seed (1980) -- Traveling through time: vampire fiction and the Black Atlantic in Jewelle Gomez's The Gilda stories (1991) -- Dystopian future and utopian vision: surviving apocalypse in Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower (1993) -- A better future? ambiguity, cyberpunk, and Caribbean syncretism in Nalo Hopkinson's Midnight robber (2000) -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780415804417
Lccn
2009023778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn391420042
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn613329665

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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