Mardigian Library
Ask a QuestionMy Library Account
Search Library Catalog - Books, DVDs & More
Limit to available
More Searches
Limit results to available items
Find more results:
Search MelCat
More Information
Gruesser, John Cullen, 1959-
The empire abroad and the empire at home : African American literature and the era of overseas expansion / John Cullen Gruesser
Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  PS153.N5 G785 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Imperialism in literature
Literature and globalization
African Americans -- Intellectual life
Physical Description viii, 159 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-152) and index
Contents African American literature and the Spanish-Cuban American War -- Cuban generals, black sergeants, and white colonels: the African American poetic response to the Spanish-Cuban-American war -- Wars abroad and at home in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in imperio and The Hindered hand -- African American Literature, the Philippine-American War, and expansion in the Pacific -- Black burdens, Laguna tales, and "citizen Tom" narratives: African American writing and the Philippine-American War -- Annexation in the pacific and Asian conspiracy in central America in James Weldon Johnson's unproduced operettas -- Pauline Hopkins, the Colored American magazine, and the critique of empire abroad and at home in "Talma Gordon"
NOTE 522396

Mardigian Library, 4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491 313-593-5400 fax 313-593-5561
The Regents of the University of Michigan | Non-Discrimination Policy
Copyright © The University of Michigan - Dearborn • 4901 Evergreen Road • Dearborn, Michigan 48128 • 313-593-5000
The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor | The University of Michigan - Flint | SITEMAP | DIRECTORY | CONTACT