||Introduction: the first bite -- "I'm not the vampire he is; I give in return for my taking": the black female vampire figure in Octavia E. Butler's Mind of my mind -- Jewelle Gomez's The Gilda stories: black female vampire as a new American monomyth -- Intersectional disempowerment and know-your-place aggression: a vindication of the rights of Anita Hill in Octavia E. Butler's Fledgling? -- "She's not turning. she's in flux": the ability/disability system in l.A. Banks's The bitten -- Rehabilitative logic: sex work, procreation, and vampires in Pearl Cleage's Just wanna testify -- Afterword: the final bite.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Issued in other form||Online version: Parker, Kendra R., author. Black female vampires in African American women's novels, 1977-2011 Lanham : Lexington Books, 2018 9781498553186|
|Genre/form||Criticism, interpretation, etc.|
|ISBN||1498553176 hardcover alkaline paper|