TITLE

Heritage and deracination in Walker's `Everyday Use.'

AUTHOR(S)
Cowart, David
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Studies in Short Fiction;Spring96, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the story included in Alice Walker's 1973 collection of `In Love and Trouble' entitled `Everyday Use.' Name of the main character in the story; Walker's views on African American's heritage and deracination; Description of the name Wangero; Henry Louis Gates' views on African American writing.
ACCESSION #
758304

 

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