By Jennifer C. James
In developing African American conflict literature as a long-standing literary style in its personal correct, James additionally considers the ways that this writing, founded because it is on moments of nationwide concern, advanced debates approximately black id and African americans' claims to citizenship. In a provocative overview, James argues that the very ambivalence over using violence as a political software defines African American struggle writing and creates a compelling, contradictory physique of literature that defies effortless summary.
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A Freedom Bought with Blood: African American War Literature from the Civil War to World War II by Jennifer C. James