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Love and narrative form in Toni Morrison's later novels / Jean Wyatt.

Author/creator Wyatt, Jean author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2017]
Copyright Notice ©2017
Descriptionx, 233 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: Love and narrative form -- Maternal language and maternal history in Beloved -- Riffing on love and playing with narration in Jazz -- Displacement -- political, psychic, and textual -- in Paradise -- Love's time and the reader: ethical effects of nachträglichkeit (belatedness) in Love -- Failed messages, maternal loss, and narrative form in A mercy -- Severed limbs, the uncanny, and the return of the repressed in Home -- Love, trauma, and the body in God help the child -- Conclusion: Revisioning love and slavery.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 195-226) and index.
Genre/formCriticism, interpretation, etc.
LCCN 2016028177
ISBN9780820350868 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
ISBN0820350869 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
ISBN9780820350608 (cloth ; alk. paper)
ISBN0820350605 (cloth ; alk. paper)

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