In this Book

summary
Investigates a variety of texts in which the self-image of poor, urban black men in the U.S. is formed within, by, and against a culture of racial terror and state violence.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. restricted access Download |
  1. Contents
  2. restricted access Download |
  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. vii-xi
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-23
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. 1.“Boys in the Hood”: Black Male Community in Richard Wright’s Native Son
  2. pp. 23-42
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. 2. “It’s a Man’s World”: Rethinking Eldridge Cleaver’s Soul on Ice in the Twenty-first Century
  2. pp. 43-62
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. 3. “Am I Black Enough for You?”: Black Male Authenticity in Nathan McCall’s Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America
  2. pp. 63-90
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. 4. Death Bound: The Thug Life
  2. pp. 91-122
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. 5. “How Does It Feel?”: A Question of Life and Death in D’Angelo’s “Untitled”
  2. pp. 123-142
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. Notes
  2. pp. 143-174
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 175-188
  3. restricted access Download |
  1. Index
  2. pp. 189-213
  3. restricted access Download |

Additional Information

ISBN
9780814336656
Related ISBN
9780814334133
MARC Record
OCLC
755631904
Pages
224
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.