TITLE

Reading The Black Book: Between the Lines of History

AUTHOR(S)
WALL, CHERYL A.
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Arizona Quarterly;Winter2012, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p105
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article presents literary criticism of "The Black Book," edited by Toni Morrison, Middleton Harris, Morris Levitt, and Roger Furman. According to the author, the book offers readers an interactive and communal model for learning about the past which is similar to the dynamic found in storytelling. It is suggested that the text invites readers to construct their own narratives based on the facts and images it presents.
ACCESSION #
84536096

 

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