Quicksand

Author: Nella Larsen
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486451402
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Hypocrisy and prejudice compel a principled racially mixed teacher to desert a steady job and a socially prominent fiancâe.

Quicksand Passing

Author: Nella Larsen
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ISBN: 9781852421441
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Quicksand (1928) is the first novel to give a voice to the sexual desires of a black woman.

American Women Writers 1900 1945

Author: Laurie Champion
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313309434
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Blackmore, David L. " "That Unreasonable Restless Feeling': The Homosexual
Subtexts of Nella Larsen's Passing." African American Review 26 (1992): 475-84.
Chandler, Karen M. "Nella Larsen's Fatal Polarities: Melodrama and Its Limits in
Quicksand." CLA Journal 42 (1998): 24-47. Christian, Barbara. Black Women
Novelists: The Development of a Tradition, 1892-1976. Westport, CT: Greenwood
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Quicksand Passing

Author: Nella Larsen
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
ISBN: 1847655564
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Written a year later, Passing tells the story of two childhood friends, Clare and Irene, both light skinned enough to pass as white.

Crossing The Line

Author: Gayle Wald
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822325154
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Evidence of the rise of racial passing to prominence as an object of academic
study is offered by the recent history of Nella ... edition with Larsen's novella
Quicksand) by Rutgers University Press as part of its American Women Writers
series.

The Routledge Introduction To American Women Writers

Author: Wendy Martin
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317698568
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In refusing to judge her characters for their aspirations or choices, Fauset depicts
African American women as neither ... Quicksand and Passing offer extended
analyses of the dangerous implications of repressed sexuality resulting from the ...

Encyclopedia Of African American Women Writers

Author: Yolanda Williams Page
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313334290
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BIBLIOGRAPHY Works by Nella Larsen The Complete Fiction of Nella Larsen:
Passing, Quicksand and the Short Stories, edited by Marita Golden. New York:
Anchor Books, 2003. ''Freedom'' (1926). In The Complete Fiction of Nella Larsen:
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Illuminating Letters

Author: Paul C. Gutjahr
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 9781558497627
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15 Around 1986, however, the critical road to Larsen's work got smoother when,
as part of its growing American Women Writers series, Rutgers University Press
published Passing in a one-volume omnibus with Quicksand, Larsen's first novel
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Writing African American Women

Author: Elizabeth Ann Beaulieu
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313024626
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She flees from Naxos when its handsome young president, Robert Anderson,
suggests that she is a woman of good breeding. She leaves ... Black feminist
criticism has restored Quicksand to the canon of African American women's
writing. ... See also Harlem Renaissance; Passing; Passing Works About Carby,
Hazel.