free access   Volume 49, Number 1, Spring 2016

Table of Contents

free access   Note

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At Large

free access   Intuiting Archive: Notes for a Post-Trauma Poetics

pp. 1-4

Negotiating Identity

free access   Elizabeth Keckley and Freedom’s Labor

pp. 5-17

free access   Chronotopes in Harriet Jacobs’s Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

pp. 19-34


free access   “re: Source”: African Contexts of Nathaniel Mackey’s Ethics

pp. 35-52

free access   W. E. B. Du Bois Looks at the Future from Beyond the Grave

pp. 53-57

free access   A. D. 2150

pp. 55-57


free access   Cha-ching

p. 59

free access   Garvey’s Return

p. 60

free access   An Abridged History of American Violence

p. 61

Book Reviews

free access   Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South by Charles L. Hughes (review)

pp. 63-65

free access   All Those Strangers: The Art and Lives of James Baldwin by Douglas Field (review)

pp. 65-66

free access   Martin Luther King Jr., Heroism, and African American Literature by Trudier Harris (review)

pp. 66-68

free access   Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim by Justin Gifford (review)

pp. 68-69

free access   Writing Reconstruction: Race, Gender, and Citizenship in the Postwar South by Sharon Kennedy-Nolle (review)

pp. 69-71

free access   Contributors

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