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Katie's canon : [electronic resource] womanism and the soul of the Black community / Katie Geneva Cannon.

By: Cannon, Katie G.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Continuum, 1995Description: 191 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0826408346; 9780826408341.Subject(s): American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism -- theory, etc | American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc | Feminism and literature -- United States -- History | Women and literature -- United States -- History | African American women -- Intellectual life | African American women in literature | Womanism in literature | African Americans in literature | Community life in literature | Ethics in literature | Canon (Literature) | Frauenliteratur | Weibliche Schwarze | USAAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Katie's canon.DDC classification: 305.42/0973 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Foreword / Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot -- 1. Surviving the Blight -- 2. Slave Ideology and Biblical Interpretation -- 3. The Emergence of Black Feminist Consciousness -- 4. Moral Wisdom in the Black Women's Literary Tradition -- 5. Womanist Perspectival Discourse and Canon Formation -- 6. Resources for a Constructive Ethic: The Life and Work of Zora Neale Hurston -- 7. Unctuousness as Virtue - According to the Life of Zora Neale Hurston -- 8. "The Wounds of Jesus": Justification of Goodness in the Face of Manifold Evil -- 9. Womanist Interpretation and Preaching in the Black Church -- 10. Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: The Womanist Dilemma in the Development of a Black Liberation Ethic -- 11. Appropriation and Reciprocity in the Doing of Womanist Ethics -- 12. Metalogues and Dialogues: Teaching the Womanist Idea -- 13. Racism and Economics: The Perspective of Oliver C. Cox -- Appendix: Exposing My Home Point of View.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foreword / Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot -- 1. Surviving the Blight -- 2. Slave Ideology and Biblical Interpretation -- 3. The Emergence of Black Feminist Consciousness -- 4. Moral Wisdom in the Black Women's Literary Tradition -- 5. Womanist Perspectival Discourse and Canon Formation -- 6. Resources for a Constructive Ethic: The Life and Work of Zora Neale Hurston -- 7. Unctuousness as Virtue - According to the Life of Zora Neale Hurston -- 8. "The Wounds of Jesus": Justification of Goodness in the Face of Manifold Evil -- 9. Womanist Interpretation and Preaching in the Black Church -- 10. Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: The Womanist Dilemma in the Development of a Black Liberation Ethic -- 11. Appropriation and Reciprocity in the Doing of Womanist Ethics -- 12. Metalogues and Dialogues: Teaching the Womanist Idea -- 13. Racism and Economics: The Perspective of Oliver C. Cox -- Appendix: Exposing My Home Point of View.

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