the toni morrison society

ARTICLES 2008-2011

    Abádi-Nagy, Zoltán. "Narratorial Consciousness as an Intersection of Culture and Narrative (Case Study: Toni Morrison's Jazz)." Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies 14.1 (2008): 21-33. 

    Abel, Elizabeth. "Double Take: Photography, Cinema, and the Segregated Theater." Critical Inquiry 34.S2 (2008): S2-S20. 

    Adamson, Joni, and Scott Slovic. "Guest Editors' Introduction the Shoulders We Stand On: An Introduction to Ethnicity and Ecocriticism." MELUS 34.2 (2009): 5-24. 

    Ahmad, Soophia. "Women Who Make a Man: Female Protagonists in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon." Atenea 28.2 (2008): 59-73.  

    Akom, A. A. "Black Metropolis and Mental Life: Beyond the "Burden of 'Acting White'" toward a Third Wave of Critical Racial Studies." Anthropology & Education Quarterly 39.3 (2008): 247-65. 

    Alabi, Adetayo. "On Seeing Africa for the First Time: Orality, Memory, and the Diaspora in Isidore Okpewho's "Call Me by My Rightful Name"." Research in African Literatures 40.1 (2009): 145-55. 

    Alexandre, Sandy. "From the Same Tree: Gender and Iconography in Representations of Violence in Beloved." Signs 36.4 (2011): 915-40. 

    Al-Gradeer, Moneera. "Conquest's Spectacle: Djebar's L'amour, La Fantasia and Lacoue-Labarthe's Musica Ficta." symplokē 16.1/2 (2008): 241-71. 

    Allen, Marlene D. "Octavia Butler's "Parable" Novels and the "Boomerang" of African American History." Callaloo 32.4 (2009): 1353-65. 

    Anderson, Melanie R. "'What Would Be on the Other Side?': Spectrality and Spirit Work in Toni Morrison's Paradise." African American Review 42.2 (2008): 307-21. 

    Azouz, Samy. "Cinema and Ideology in the Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison." Americana: E-Journal of American Studies in Hungary 4.2 (2008). 

    Baderoon, Gabeba. "The African Oceans—Tracing the Sea as Memory of Slavery in South African Literature and Culture." Research in African Literatures 40.4 (2009): 89-107. 

    Bailly, Austen Barron. "Art for America: Race in Thomas Hart Benton's Murals, 1919-1936." Indiana Magazine of History 105.2 (2009): 150-66.  

    Barringer, T. A. "Bibliography." African Affairs 108.431 (2009): 341-43. 

    Beavers, Herman. "Cleaving the Body Politic: The Rhetorics of Mediation and Meditation in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man and Toni Morrison's Beloved." Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 33.1 [147] (2011): 26-32. 

    Ben Beya, Abdennebi. "The Question of Reading Traumatic Testimony: Jones's Corregidora and Morrison's Beloved." Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics 30 (2010): 85. 

    Bentley, Nancy. "The Fourth Dimension: Kinlessness and African American Narrative." Critical Inquiry 35.2 (2009): 270-92. 

    Bergner, Gwen. "Black Children, White Preference: Brown V. Board, the Doll Tests, and the Politics of Self-Esteem." American Quarterly 61.2 (2009): 299-332. 

    Best, Stephen. "Neither Lost nor Found: Slavery and the Visual Archive." Representations 113.1 (2011): 150-63. 

    Best, Stephen, and Marcus Sharon. "Surface Reading: An Introduction." Representations 108.1 (2009): 1-21. 

    Black, Kimberly L. "Reviewing the Unspeakable: An Analysis of Book-Reviewing Practices of African American Women's Writings of the 1980s." Black Women, Gender + Families 5.1 (2011): 1-16. 

    Bongmba, Elias K. "Beyond Reason to Interdisciplinary Dialogue on Morality and Politics in Africa: Comments on E. C. Eze's "between History and the Gods: Reason, Morality, and Politics in Today's Africa"." Africa Today 55.2 (2009): 98-104. 

    Bose, Purnima. "Hindutva Abroad: The California Textbook Controversy." The Global South 2.1 (2008): 11-34. 

    Bow, Leslie. ""Playing in the Dark" and the Ghosts in the Machine." American Literary History 20.3 (2008): 556-65. 

    Bow, Leslie. "Transracial/Transgender: Analogies of Difference in "Mai's America"." Signs 35.1 (2009): 75-103. 

    Brake, Elizabeth. "Minimal Marriage: What Political Liberalism Implies for Marriage Law." Ethics 120.2 (2010): 302-37. 

    Brooks, Daphne A. ""All That You Can't Leave Behind": Black Female Soul Singing and the Politics of Surrogation in the Age of Catastrophe." Meridians 8.1 (2008): 180-204. 

    Brooks, Wanda, Susan Browne, and Gregory Hampton. ""There Ain't No Accounting for What Folks See in Their Own Mirrors": Considering Colorism within a Sharon Flake Narrative." Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 51.8 (2008): 660-69. 

    Brooks, Wanda, and Jonda C. McNair. ""But This Story of Mine Is Not Unique": A Review of Research on African American Children's Literature." Review of Educational Research 79.1 (2009): 125-62. 

    Bruno, Timothy. "Triangulating Differences: Elision in Male-Male-Female Triangles." Sigma Tau Delta Review 7 (2010): 16-29. 

    Buell, Lawrence. "The Unkillable Dream of the Great American Novel: "Moby-Dick" as Test Case." American Literary History 20.1/2 (2008): 132-55. 

    Bump, Jerome. "Racism and Appearance in the Bluest Eye: A Template for an Ethical Emotive Criticism." College Literature 37.2 (2010): 147-70. 

    Cai, Jiajin Tsai Chia-chin. "'Ge Chang De Tong': Lun Tongni Molisen Xiao Shuo Jue Shi Yue Zhong De Ning Shi Yu Sheng Yin." Review of English and American Literature 16 (2010): 123-53. 

    Calvin, Ritch. "An Octavia E. Butler Bibliography (1976-2008)." Utopian Studies 19.3 (2008): 485-516. 

    Carruth, Allison. "'The Chocolate Eater': Food Traffic and Environmental Justice in Toni Morrison's Tar Baby." MFS: Modern Fiction Studies 55.3 (2009): 596-619. 

    Carton, Evan. "Profession's Progress; or, the Ways We Are." American Literary History 20.3 (2008): 632-39. 

    Charles, John C. "Talk About the South: Unspeakable Things Unspoken in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee." Mississippi Quarterly: The Journal of Southern Cultures 62.1-2 (2009): 19-52. 

    Chasar, Mike. "The Sounds of Black Laughter and the Harlem Renaissance: Claude Mckay, Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes." American Literature 80.1 (2008): 57-81. 

    Chauche, Catherine. "Beloved, a Principle of Order and Chaos in Toni Morrison's Novel Beloved." Imaginaires: Revue du Centre de Recherche sur l'Imaginaire dans les Littératures de Langue Anglaise 12 (2008): 345-58. 

    Chevereșan, Cristina. "Dearly Beloved: Toni Morrison's Resurrection of the African-American Narrative." B. A. S.: British and American Studies/Revista de Studii Britanice și Americane 14 (2008): 105-12. 

    Childs, Dennis. "'You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet': Beloved, the American Chain Gang, and the Middle Passage Remix." American Quarterly 61.2 (2009): 271-97. 

    Christopher, Lindsay M. "The Geographical Imagination in Toni Morrison's Paradise." Rocky Mountain Review 63.1 (2009): 5. 

    Clarke, Cheryl. "But Some of Us Are Brave and the Transformation of the Academy: Transformation?" Signs 35.4 (2010): 779-88. 

    Collins, Michael. ""My Preoccupations Are in My DNA": An Interview with Bernardine Evaristo." Callaloo 31.4 (2008): 1199-203. 

    Colson, Whitehead, and Linda Selzer. "New Eclecticism: An Interview with Colson Whitehead." Callaloo 31.2 (2008): 393-401. 

    Copeland, Huey. "Glenn Ligon and Other Runaway Subjects." Representations 113.1 (2011): 73-110. 

    Copeland, Huey, and Krista Thompson. "Perpetual Returns: New World Slavery and the Matter of the Visual." Representations 113.1 (2011): 1-15. 

    Cornis-Pope, Marcel. "Matei Calinescu: The Adventure and Drama of Modernity." symplokē 17.1-2 (2009): 255-60. 

    Cox, James H., and Daniel Heath Justice. "From the Editors." Studies in American Indian Literatures 21.4 (2009): ix-x. 

    Cutrofello, Andrew. "It Takes a Village Idiot: And Other Lessons Cynthia Willett Teaches Us." The Journal of Speculative Philosophy 24.1 (2010): 85-95. 

    Diana, Vanessa Holford. ""I Am Not a Fairy Tale": Contextualizing Sioux Spirituality and Story Traditions in Susan Power's the Grass Dancer." Studies in American Indian Literatures 21.2 (2009): 1-24. 

    Dias, Angela Maria. "Longe Do Paraíso: Jazz, De Toni Morrison, E Ponciá Vicêncio, De Conceição Evaristo." Estudos de Literatura Brasileira Contemporânea 32 (2008): 173-85. 

    DiCicco, Lorraine. "The Enfreakment of America's Jeune Fille À Marier: Lily Bart to Carrie Bradshaw." Journal of Modern Literature 33.3 (2010): 78-98. 

    Dobozy, Tamas. "The Morrison Songbook: Proliferation in Jazz." Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature 42.1 (2009): 199-215. 

    Donadey, Anne. "African American and Francophone Postcolonial Memory: Octavia Butler's "Kindred" and Assia Djebar's "La Femme Sans Sépulture"." Research in African Literatures 39.3 (2008): 65-81. 

    Dove, Rita. "The Fire This Time." Callaloo 31.3 (2008): 739-46. 

    Doyle, Jennifer. "Blind Spots and Failed Performance: Abortion, Feminism, and Queer Theory." Qui Parle 18.1 (2009): 25-52. 

    Du, Lanlan. "Identity Politics and (Re)Construction: Toni Morrison Studies in China." Tamkang Review: A Quarterly of Literary and Cultural Studies 38.2 (2008): 89-106. 

    Du, Lanlan. "Kong Jian Ce Lue Yu Wen Hua Shen Fen: Cong Hou Zhi Min Shi Jiao Jie Du Bai You Wa Wa." Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 30.6 [134] (2008): 76-82. 

    Eby, Clare Virginia. "Beyond Protest: "The Street" as Humanitarian Narrative." MELUS 33.1 (2008): 33-53. 

    Elliott, Shanti. "Book Review: Thriving in the Multicultural Classroom: Principles and Practices for Effective Teaching by Mary dilg." Schools: Studies in Education 6.1 (2009): 143-50. 

    Elmer, Jonathan. "Questions of Archive and Method in Transatlantic Studies." Victorian Studies 52.2 (2010): 249-54. 

    Erdrich, Louise, and J. James Iovannone. ""Mix-Ups, Messes, Confinements, and Double-Dealings": Transgendered Performances in Three Novels by Louise Erdrich." Studies in American Indian Literatures 21.1 (2009): 38-68. 

    Erickson, Peter. "From Lear's Button to Harmond's Paintbrush." Transition.102 (2010): 68-90. 

    Eze, Emmanuel C. "Between History and the Gods: Reason, Morality, and Politics in Today's Africa." Africa Today 55.2 (2009): 77-94. 

    Fisk, Gloria. "Putting Tragedy to Work for the Polis: The Rhetoric of Pity and Terror, before and after Modernity." New Literary History 39.4 (2008): 891-902. 

    Fleissner, Jennifer L. "When the Symptom Becomes a Resource." American Literary History 20.3 (2008): 640-55. 

    Fluck, Winfried. "American Literary History and the Romance with America." American Literary History 21.1 (2009): 1-18. 

    Fong, Edmund. "Reconstructing the "Problem" of Race." Political Research Quarterly 61.4 (2008): 660-70. 

    Franco, Dean J. "Rereading Cynthia Ozick: Pluralism, Postmodernism, and the Multicultural Encounter." Contemporary Literature 49.1 (2008): 56-84. 

    Frever, Trinna S. "'Oh! You Beautiful Doll!': Icon, Image, and Culture in Works by Alvarez, Cisneros, and Morrison." Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature 28.1 (2009): 121-39. 

    Fulani, Ifeona. "Gender, Conflict, and Community in Gayl Jones's Corregidora and Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy." Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies 32.2 (2011): 1-30. 

    Ghairbhí, Róisín Ní. "I Dtosach Do Bhí an Briathar: "Deacracht" "Cré Na Cille"." The Canadian Journal of Irish Studies 34.1 (2008): 47-52. 

    Gibson, Simone. "Critical Readings: African American Girls and Urban Fiction." Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 53.7 (2010): 565-74. 

    Gillman, Susan. "Otra Vez Caliban/Encore Caliban: Adaptation, Translation, Americas Studies." American Literary History 20.1/2 (2008): 187-209. 

    Gilmore, Michael T. ""Speak, Man!": "Billy Budd" in the Crucible of Reconstruction." American Literary History 21.3 (2009): 492-517. 

    Gordon, Hutner. "Historicizing the Contemporary: A Response to Amy Hungerford." American Literary History 20.1/2 (2008): 420-24. 

    Goyal, Yogita. "The Pull of the Ancestors: Slavery, Apartheid, and Memory in Zakes Mda's Ways of Dying and Cion." Research in African Literatures 42.2 (2011): 147-69. 

    Gray, Richard. "Open Doors, Closed Minds: American Prose Writing at a Time of Crisis." American Literary History 21.1 (2009): 128-51. 

    Greenberg, Linda Margarita. "Learning from the Dead: Wounds, Women, and Activism in Cherríe Moraga's "Heroes and Saints"." MELUS 34.1 (2009): 163-84. 

    Greif, Mark. ""The Death of the Novel" and Its Afterlives: Toward a History of the "Big, Ambitious Novel"." boundary 2 36.2 (2009): 11-30. 

    Gruber, Elizabeth. "Back to the Future: Ecological Crisis and Recalcitrant Memory in the Tempest and Tar Baby." Lit: Literature Interpretation Theory 21.4 (2010): 223-41. 

    Gustafson, Ruth. "Drifters and the Dancing Mad: The Public School Music Curriculum and the Fabrication of Boundaries for Participation." Curriculum Inquiry 38.3 (2008): 267-97. 

    Hall, Lisa Kahaleole. "Strategies of Erasure: U.S. Colonialism and Native Hawaiian Feminism." American Quarterly 60.2 (2008): 273-80. 

    Haralson, Eric. "Race, Canon, and Kenneth Warren's So "Black and Blue"." American Literary History 20.3 (2008): 539-47. 

    Harb, Sirène. "Memory, History and Self-Reconstruction in Gayl Jones's "Corregidora"." Journal of Modern Literature 31.3 (2008): 116-36. 

    Harris, Laura A. "Hybrid Italians, Diasporic Africans: Who's/Whose Meticcio?" Callaloo 31.2 (2008): 600-08. 

    Hart, Kylo-Patrick R., and Metasebia Woldemariam. "Oprah Winfrey as Melodramatic Actress: Contributions of Winfrey's Feature-Film Performance to the Authenticity of Her Star Persona." Quarterly Review of Film and Video 25.3 (2008): 183-95. 

    Hayes, Danny. "Does the Messenger Matter? Candidate-Media Agenda Convergence and Its Effects on Voter Issue Salience." Political Research Quarterly 61.1 (2008): 134-46. 

    Heinze, Ruediger. "Violations of Mimetic Epistemology in First-Person Narrative Fiction." Narrative 16.3 (2008): 279-97. 

    Hicks, Cheryl D. ""Bright and Good Looking Colored Girl": Black Women's Sexuality and "Harmful Intimacy" in Early-Twentieth-Century New York." Journal of the History of Sexuality 18.3 (2009): 418-56. 

    Hogan, Kristen. "Women’s Studies in Feminist Bookstores: “All the Women’s Studies Women Would Come In”." Signs 33.3 (2008): 595-621. 

    Hogue, W. Lawrence. "Radical Democracy, African American (Male) Subjectivity, and John Edgar Wideman's "Philadelphia Fire"." MELUS 33.3 (2008): 45-69. 

    Höttges, Bärbel. "Written Sounds and Spoken Letters: Orality and Literacy in Toni Morrison's Beloved." Connotations: A Journal for Critical Debate 19.1-3 (2009): 147-60. 

    Huang, Lijuan. "Sheng Ming Zhong Bu Neng Cheng Shou Zhi Tong-Tuoni Molisen De Xiao Shuo Chong'er Zhong De Hei Ren Dai Ji Jian Chuang Shang Yan Jiu." Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 33.2 [148] (2011): 100-05. 

    Hungerford, Amy. "On the Period Formerly Known as Contemporary." American Literary History 20.1/2 (2008): 410-19. 

    Jabir, Johari. "On Conjuring Mahalia: Mahalia Jackson, New Orleans, and the Sanctified Swing." American Quarterly 61.3 (2009): 649-69. 

    Johnson, Erica L. "Ghostwriting Transnational Histories in Michelle Cliff's "Free Enterprise"." Meridians 9.1 (2009): 114-39. 

    Johnson, Susan Lee. "Nail This to Your Door: A Disputation on the Power, Efficacy, and Indulgent Delusion of Western Scholarship That Neglects the Challenge of Gender and Women's History." Pacific Historical Review 79.4 (2010): 605-17. 

    Joiner, Jennie J. "The Slow Burn of Masculinity in Faulkner's Hearth and Morrison's Oven." Faulkner Journal 25.2 (2010): 53-68. 

    Joyce, Joyce Ann. "A Tinker's Damn: Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and "the Signifying Monkey" Twenty Years Later." Callaloo 31.2 (2008): 370-80. 

    Kaplan, Danny. "Commemorating a Suspended Death: Missing Soldiers and National Solidarity in Israel." American Ethnologist 35.3 (2008): 413-27. 

    Kaplan, Sara Clarke. "A Response to Maurice Wallace." American Literary History 20.4 (2008): 807-13. 

    Kennedy, Virginia, and David Treuer. "A Conversation with David Treuer." Studies in American Indian Literatures 20.2 (2008): 47-63. 

    King, Rosamond S. "Re/Presenting Self & Other: Trans Deliverance in Caribbean Texts." Callaloo 31.2 (2008): 581-99. 

    Kodat, Catherine Gunther. "Margaret Garner and the Second Tear." American Quarterly 60.1 (2008): 159-71. 

    Kozaczka, Grazyna J. ""The Silent One": The (Absent) Voiceless Mother in Recent Narratives by Leslie Pietrzyk and Ellen Slezak." Polish American Studies 66.1 (2009): 43-54. 

    Krumholz, Linda. "Blackness and Art in Toni Morrison's Tar Baby." Contemporary Literature 49.2 (2008): 263-92. 

    Kynard, Carmen. ""The Blues Playingest Dog You Ever Heard Of": (Re)Positioning Literacy through African American Blues Rhetoric." Reading Research Quarterly 43.4 (2008): 356-73. 

    Lane, Alycee. ""Hang Them If They Have to Be Hung": Mitigation Discourse, Black Families, and Racial Stereotypes." New Criminal Law Review: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal 12.2 (2009): 171-204. 

    Le Fustec, Claude. "'Never Break Them in Two. Never Put One over the Other. Eve Is Mary's Mother. Mary Is the Daughter of Eve': Toni Morrison's Womanist Gospel of Self." EREA: Revue Electronique d'Etudes sur le Monde Anglophone 8.2 (2011). 

    Leahy, Anna. "Is Women's Poetry Passé? A Call for Conversation." Legacy 25.2 (2008): 311-23. 

    Lee, Valerie. "Anthologizing and Theorizing Black Women’s Studies." Signs 35.4 (2010): 788-96. 

    Lemberg, Jennifer. "Closing the Gap in Alison Bechdel's "Fun Home"." Women's Studies Quarterly 36.1/2 (2008): 129-40. 

    Li, Meiqin. "Tian Tang Li De 'Zhan Zheng'-Dui Molisen Xiao Shuo Tian Tang Liang Ge Shu Ming De Si Kao." Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 31.1 [135] (2009): 104-09. 

    Li, Stephanie. "Performing Intimacy Using 'Race-Specific, Race-Free Language': Black Private Letters in the Public Sphere." South Atlantic Quarterly 109.2 (2010): 339-56. 

    Lioi, Anthony. "Real Presence: The "Numina" in Italian American Poetry." MELUS 34.2 (2009): 141-56. 

    Lipsitz, George. "Midnight at the Barrelhouse: Why Ethnomusicology Matters Now." Ethnomusicology 55.2 (2011): 185-99. 

    Liu, Huiling. "Guo Nei Tuoni Molisen Xiula Wen Xue Pi Ping He Jie Shou De Te Dian Ji Cheng Yin Yan Jiu." Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 31.3 [137] (2009): 52-57. 

    Lombardo, Marc. "James Baldwin's Philosophical Critique of Sexuality." The Journal of Speculative Philosophy 23.1 (2009): 40-50. 

    Lourdes López Ropero, María. "'Trust Them to Figure It Out': Toni Morrison's Books for Children." Atlantis: Revista de la Asociación Española de Estudios Ingleses y Norteamericanos 30.2 (2008): 43-57. 

    Lovatt, Helen. "Asterisks and Obelisks: Classical Receptions in Children's Literature." International Journal of the Classical Tradition 16.3/4 (2009): 508-22. 

    Lyles-Scott, Cynthia. "A Slave by Any Other Name: Names and Identity in Toni Morrison's Beloved." Names: A Journal of Onomastics 56.1 (2008): 23-28. 

    Madsen, Deborah. "Out of the Melting Pot, into the Nationalist Fires: Native American Literary Studies in Europe." American Indian Quarterly 35.3 (2011): 353-71. 

    Mao, Weiqiang. "Storytelling and Communal Singing: Effective Forms of Appropriation to Destabilize White Supremacy." Journal of Language Teaching and Research 1.6 (2010): 871-75. 

    Mao, Weiqiang, and Mingquan zhang. "Beloved as an Oppositional Gaze." English Language Teaching 2.3 (2009): 26-34. 

    Marcus, Amit. "A Contextual View of Narrative Fiction in the First Person Plural." Narrative 16.1 (2008): 46-64. 

    Margaronis, Maria. "The Anxiety of Authenticity: Writing Historical Fiction at the End of the Twentieth Century." History Workshop Journal 65 (2008): 138-60. 

    Marshall, Elizabeth, Jeanine Staples, and Simone Gibson. "Ghetto Fabulous: Reading Black Adolescent Femininity in Contemporary Urban Street Fiction." Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 53.1 (2009): 28-36. 

    Martínez, Ernesto Javier. "On Butler on Morrison on Language." Signs 35.4 (2010): 821-42. 

    Martins, José Endoença. "Black Women's 'Two-Ness' in African-American Literature: Can Black and White Worlds Join Together?" Acta Scientiarum: Language and Culture 32.1 (2010): 27-34. 

    Mathes, Carter A. "Scratching the Threshold: Textual Sound and Political Form in Toni Cade Bambara's "the Salt Eaters"." Contemporary Literature 50.2 (2009): 363-96. 

    May, Vivian M. ""It Is Never a Question of the Slaves": Anna Julia Cooper's Challe to History's Silences in Her 1925 Sorbonne Thesis." Callaloo 31.3 (2008): 903-18. 

    Mayberry, Susan Neal. "'Everything About Her Had Two Sides to It': The Foreigner's Home in Toni Morrison's Paradise." African American Review 42.3-4 (2008): 565-78. 

    McCann, Sean, and Michael Szalay. ""Eerie Serenity": A Response to John Mcclure." boundary 2 36.2 (2009): 145-53. 

    McClary, Susan. "Playing the Identity Card: Of Grieg, Indians, and Women." 19th-Century Music 31.3 (2008): 217-27. 

    McClure, John A. "Do They Believe in Magic? Politics and Postmodern Literature." boundary 2 36.2 (2009): 125-43. 

    McLaren, Joseph. "African Diaspora Vernacular Traditions and the Dilemma of Identity." Research in African Literatures 40.1 (2009): 97-111. 

    McNeil, Elizabeth. "The Gullah Seeker's Journey in Paule Marshall's "Praisesong for the Widow"." MELUS 34.1 (2009): 185-209. 

    Medina, JosÉ. "Whose Meanings? Resignifying Voices and Their Social Locations." The Journal of Speculative Philosophy 22.2 (2008): 92-105. 

    Mellard, James M. "The Jews of Ruby, Oklahoma: Politics, Parallax, and Ideological Fantasy in Toni Morrison's Paradise." MFS: Modern Fiction Studies 56.2 (2010): 349-77. 

    Mellard, James M. "Unimaginable Acts Imagined: Fathers, Family Myth, and the Postmodern Crisis of Paternal Authority in Toni Morrison's Love." Mississippi Quarterly: The Journal of Southern Cultures 63.1-2 (2010): 233-67. 

    Mellard, James M. "Žižekian Reading: Sex, Politics, and Traversing (the) Fantasy in Toni Morrison's Paradise." Studies in the Novel 40.4 (2008): 465-91. 

    Merry, Michael S, and William New. "Constructing an Authentic Self: The Challenges and Promise of African‐Centered Pedagogy." American Journal of Education 115.1 (2008): 35-64. 

    Mieder, Wolfgang. ""It Takes a Village to Change the World": Proverbial Politics and the Ethics of Place." The Journal of American Folklore 124.492 (2011): 4-28. 

    Milder, Robert. "A Response to Lawrence Buell." American Literary History 20.1/2 (2008): 156-59. 

    Moiles, Sean. "Search for Utopia, Desire for the Sublime: Cristina García's "Monkey Hunting"." MELUS 34.4 (2009): 167-86. 

    Moore, David Chioni, Analee Heath, and Chinua Achebe. "A Conversation with Chinua Achebe." Transition.100 (2008): 12-33. 

    Moraga, Cherríe L. "What's Race Gotta Do with It? – November 2008." Meridians 9.1 (2009): 163-73. 

    Murdoch, H. Adlai. "Autobiography and Departmentalization in Chamoiseau's "Chemin D'école": Representational Strategies and the Martinican Memoir." Research in African Literatures 40.2 (2009): 16-39. 

    Nealon, Christopher. "Reading on the Left." Representations 108.1 (2009): 22-50. 

    Olaussen, Maria. "Approaching Asia through the Figure of the Slave in Rayda Jacob's the Slave Book." Research in African Literatures 42.3 (2011): 31-45. 

    Ongiri, Amy Abugo. "Prisoner of Love: Affiliation, Sexuality, and the Black Panther Party." The Journal of African American History 94.1 (2009): 69-86. 

    O'Reilly, Andrea. ""I Envision a Future in Which Maternal Thinkers Are Respected and Self-Respecting": The Legacy of Sara Ruddick's "Maternal Thinking"." Women's Studies Quarterly 37.3/4 (2009): 295-98. 

    Osei-Nyame, Kwadwo, Jr. "The Politics of 'Translation' in African Postcolonial Literature: Olaudah Equiano, Ayi Kwei Armah, Toni Morrison, Ama Ata Aidoo, Tayeb Salih and Leila Aboulela." Journal of African Cultural Studies 21.1 (2009): 91-103. 

    Parham, Marisa. "Saying "Yes": Textual Traumas in Octavia Butler's "Kindred"." Callaloo 32.4 (2009): 1315-31. 

    Patterson, Robert J. "“Woman Thou Art Bound”: Critical Spectatorship, Black Masculine Gazes, and Gender Problems in Tyler Perry's Movies." Black Camera 3.1 (2011): 9-30. 

    Pether, Penelope. "Comparative Constitutional Epics." Law and Literature 21.1 (2009): 106-28. 

    Porter, Laurence M. "An Equivocal Negritude: Léon–Gontran Damas's Lyric Masterpiece, Black-Label (1956)." Research in African Literatures 41.4 (2010): 187-207. 

    Prentiss, Craig. ""Terrible Laughing God": Challenging Divine Justice in African American Antilynching Plays, 1916–1945." Religion and American Culture: A Journal of Interpretation 18.2 (2008): 177-214. 

    Priest, Myisha. "Salvation Is the Issue." Meridians 8.2 (2008): 116-22. 

    Pryse, Marjorie. "Signifyin(G) on Reparation in Toni Morrison's Jazz." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography 80.3 (2008): 583-609. 

    Ramadanovic, Petar. "'You Your Best Thing, Sethe': Trauma's Narcissism." Studies in the Novel 40.1-2 (2008): 178-88. 

    Ramos, Peter. "Beyond Silence and Realism: Trauma and the Function of Ghosts in Absalom, Absalom! And Beloved." Faulkner Journal 23.2 (2008): 47-66. 

    Ramsey, Guthrie P., Jr. "Editor's Introduction." Black Music Research Journal 28.1 (2008): v-xiv. 

    Rand, Erica, et al. "The Forum." The Radical Teacher.83 (2008): 14-28. 

    Rasmussen, Eric Dean. "E. L. Doctorow's Vicious Eroticism: Dangerous Affect in the Book of Daniel." symplokē 18.1-2 (2010): 189-217. 

    Rich, Jeremy M. "Independence Comes to the Chief's Daughters: A Gabonese Family Story of Marriage and Decolonization." Africa Today 56.2 (2009): 26-42. 

    Robbins, Bruce. "Introduction." boundary 2 36.2 (2009): 1-10. 

    Roberts, Rosemarie A., Lee A. Bell, and Brett Murphy. "Flipping the Script: Analyzing Youth Talk About Race and Racism." Anthropology & Education Quarterly 39.3 (2008): 334-54. 

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