restricted access   Volume 49, Number 4, Winter 2016

Table of Contents


Forgotten Manuscripts

Lawrence Gellert, Negro Songs of Protest

pp. 297-311


Any Other Age: Vampires and Oceanic Lifespans

pp. 313-327

Contested Lineages: Fred Moten, Terrance Hayes, and the Legacy of Amiri Baraka

pp. 329-342

For Those “Who Could Not Bear to Look Directly at the Slaughter”: Morrison’s Home and the Novels of Faulkner and Woolf

pp. 343-359

The Satyr, the Goddess, and the Oriental Cast: Subversive Classicism in Charles W. Chesnutt’s “The Goophered Grapevine” and “Po’ Sandy”

pp. 361-383


The Black Slave

p. 385

The Jazz Farmer and: Flared

pp. 386-388

A Blues and: Dark Milk: After Basquiat’s Painting

pp. 389-390

Book Reviews

Measuring Manhood: Race and the Science of Masculinity, 1830–1934 by Melissa N. Stein (review)

pp. 391-393

Kongo across the Waters ed. by Susan Cooksey, Robin Poynor, and Hein Vanhee (review)

pp. 393-394

Being Apart: Theoretical and Existential Resistance in Africana Literature by Larose T. Parris (review)

pp. 395-397

The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire Between the World Wars by Etsuko Taketani (review)

pp. 397-399

Enduring Truths: Sojourner’s Shadows and Substance by Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby (review)

pp. 399-401


pp. 403-404