Fugitive Science

Author: Britt Rusert
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479847666
Size: 34.79 MB
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"Fugitive Science excavates this story, uncovering the dynamic scientific engagements and experiments of African American writers, performers, and other cultural producers who mobilized natural science and produced alternative knowledges in ...

Fugitive Science

Author: Britt Rusert
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479885681
Size: 70.98 MB
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"Fugitive Science excavates this story, uncovering the dynamic scientific engagements and experiments of African American writers, performers, and other cultural producers who mobilized natural science and produced alternative knowledges in ...

Fugitive Science

Author: Britt Rusert
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479805726
Size: 28.76 MB
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Exposes the influential work of a group of black artists to confront and refute scientific racism.

A Traffic Of Dead Bodies

Author: Michael Sappol
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691059259
Size: 14.75 MB
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"This is a wonderful book--original, ambitious, fascinating, detailed--offering an important new approach to the history of scientific medicine as based on anatomical knowledge and a richly textured argument about the centrality of the ...

Mary Ann Shadd Cary

Author: Jane Rhodes
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253213501
Size: 31.51 MB
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"... an extraordinary and richly contextualized biography that highlights the engagement and agency of a little-known African American activist who challenged the obstacles gender and race posed for her." —The Journal of American History ...

Portraits Of The New Negro Woman

Author: Cherene Sherrard-Johnson
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813539773
Size: 20.94 MB
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In this engaging narrative, Cherene Sherrard-Johnson uses the writings of Nella Larsen and Jessie Fauset as well as the work of artists like Archibald Motley and William H. Johnson to illuminate the centrality of the mulatta by examining a ...

Hearing Things

Author: Leigh Eric Schmidt
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674003033
Size: 30.63 MB
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This book takes us into the ensuing debate about âeoehearing thingsâe âe"an intense, entertaining, even spectacular exchange over the auditory immediacy of popular Christian piety.The struggle was one of encyclopedic range, and Leigh ...

Fugitive Testimony

Author: Janet Neary
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0823272893
Size: 44.38 MB
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Fugitive Testimony examines African American slave narratives in light of contemporary artists' use of the genre within their visual art at the end of the twentieth century.

Picture Freedom

Author: Jasmine Nichole Cobb
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479817228
Size: 79.44 MB
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In Picture Freedom, Jasmine Nichole Cobb analyzes the ways in which the circulation of various images prepared free Blacks and free Whites for the emancipation of formerly unfree people of African descent.

Raising Her Voice

Author: Rodger Streitmatter
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813149053
Size: 80.17 MB
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Each chapter is a biographical sketch of an influential black woman who has written for American newspapers or television news, including Maria W. Stewart, Mary Ann Shadd Cary, Gertrude Bustill Mossell, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Josephine St ...