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The Resource Preaching the gospel of black revolt : appropriating Milton in early African American literature, Reginald A. Wilburn

Preaching the gospel of black revolt : appropriating Milton in early African American literature, Reginald A. Wilburn

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Preaching the gospel of black revolt : appropriating Milton in early African American literature
Title
Preaching the gospel of black revolt
Title remainder
appropriating Milton in early African American literature
Statement of responsibility
Reginald A. Wilburn
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this comparative and hybrid study, Wilburn examines the presence and influence of John Milton in a diverse array of early African American writing such as Phillis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Anna Julia Cooper, Sutton E. Griggs, and others"--
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1966-
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Wilburn, Reginald A.
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
W458 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Medieval & Renaissance literary studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Milton, John
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
Preaching the gospel of black revolt : appropriating Milton in early African American literature, Reginald A. Wilburn
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-378) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making "darkness visible": Milton and early African American literature -- Phillis Wheatley's Miltonic journeys in Poems on various subjects -- Black audio-visionaries and the rise of Miltonic influence in colonial America and the early Republic -- Of might and men: Milton, Frederick Douglass and resistant masculinity as existential geography -- Breaking new grounds with Milton in Frances Ellen Watkins Harper's Moses: a story of the Nile -- Miltonic soundscapes in Anna Julia Cooper's A voice from the South -- Returning to Milton's hell with weapons of "perfect passivity" in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in imperio -- Epilogue. Malcolm X, Paradise lost, and the twentieth century infernal reader
Control code
000402506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780820704715
Lccn
2013039610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402506
  • (OCoLC)865157893
Label
Preaching the gospel of black revolt : appropriating Milton in early African American literature, Reginald A. Wilburn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-378) 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
Making "darkness visible": Milton and early African American literature -- Phillis Wheatley's Miltonic journeys in Poems on various subjects -- Black audio-visionaries and the rise of Miltonic influence in colonial America and the early Republic -- Of might and men: Milton, Frederick Douglass and resistant masculinity as existential geography -- Breaking new grounds with Milton in Frances Ellen Watkins Harper's Moses: a story of the Nile -- Miltonic soundscapes in Anna Julia Cooper's A voice from the South -- Returning to Milton's hell with weapons of "perfect passivity" in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in imperio -- Epilogue. Malcolm X, Paradise lost, and the twentieth century infernal reader
Control code
000402506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780820704715
Lccn
2013039610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402506
  • (OCoLC)865157893

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