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Citizen speak

Andrew J. Perrin

Citizen speak

the democratic imagination in American life

by Andrew J. Perrin

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, IL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAndrew J. Perrin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 214 p. :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22738811M
ISBN 100226660818

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Her book was a finalist for the National Book Award. And while Rankine did. Dec 28,  · In light of the national demonstrations over the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases, it’s tempting to describe “Citizen,” Claudia Rankine’s latest volume of poetry, as “timely.”.

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Published inCitizen combines prose, poetry, and images to paint a provocative portrait of the African American experience and racism in the so-called “post-racial” United States.

Citizen gets at that basic disparity through a deceptively simple trick: For much of the book, Rankine describes her encounters with perceived racism in short prose narratives in which she refers.

“Citizen,” which has been short-listed for the National Book Award, suggests that a contemporary “American lyric” is a weave of artfully juxtaposed intensities, a quarrel within form about form. Melissa Harris-Perry’s latest book, Sister Citizen, takes a look at the traditional stereotypes that have affected Black women throughout history: the oversexed and oversexualized Jezebel; the asexual, loyal and nurturing Mammy; and the matriarchal Sapphire (the Angry Black Woman).

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