1. Note from the Editor: The CLA Journal’s “Fourth Stage of Evolution”
  2. Sandra G. Shannon
  3. pp. 2-4
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0040
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  1. Ashé-Caribbean Imagery and Folklore in Four Poems of Nicolás Guillén
  2. Thomas Edison
  3. pp. 5-30
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0042
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  1. Erna Brodber’s Myal Principle in Afro-Caribbean Literary/Philosophical Discourse
  2. Marie Sairsingh
  3. pp. 31-44
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0029
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  1. Toward an Understanding of Helene Johnson’s Hybrid Modernist Poetics
  2. Robert Fillman
  3. pp. 45-64
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0033
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  1. August Wilson and the Anti-spectacle of Blackness and Disability in Fences and Two Trains Running
  2. Stacie McCormick
  3. pp. 65-83
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0030
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  1. Performing Black British Male Identity in Andrea Levy’s Fruit of the Lemon
  2. Tosha Sampson-Choma
  3. pp. 84-94
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0031
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  1. Kindred Spirits: The Speculative Fictions of Pauline E. Hopkins, Octavia E. Butler, and Tananarive Due
  2. Marlene D. Allen
  3. pp. 95-108
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0032
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  1. Luminous Inspirations and Modernity in the Streets: Revolutions in Politics, Culture, and Society in Paris
  2. Ima L. Hicks
  3. pp. 109-120
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0043
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Book Reviews

  1. Rough South, Rural South: Region and Class in Recent Southern Literature by Jean W. Cash, Keith Perry (review)
  2. Mary Hricko
  3. pp. 121-123
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0037
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  1. Black Passports: Travel Memoirs as a Tool for Youth Empowerment by Stephanie Y. Evans (review)
  2. Robin Brooks
  3. pp. 124-127
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0041
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  1. Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature by Ayesha K. Hardison (review)
  2. Chanté Baker Martin
  3. pp. 128-130
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0027
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  1. Martin Luther King Jr., Heroism, and African American Literature by Trudier Harris (review)
  2. Stephanie P. Hankerson
  3. pp. 131-132
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0028
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  1. Nouveaux entretiens avec Maryse Condé, écrivain et témoin de son temps by Françoise Pfaff (review)
  2. María Roof
  3. pp. 133-137
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0039
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  1. A Chance for Change: Head Start and Mississippi's Black Freedom Struggle by Crystal R. Sanders (review)
  2. Brandon M. Erby
  3. pp. 138-141
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0035
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  1. The Other Blacklist: The African American Literary and Cultural Left of the 1950s by Mary Helen Washington (review)
  2. Ayesha K. Hardison
  3. pp. 142-145
  4. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0038
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FAQ

  1. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: CLAJ Transitions to Online and Reduced Publication
  2. pp. 146-148
  3. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0034
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Contributors

  1. CONTRIBUTORS
  2. pp. 149-150
  3. DOI: 10.1353/caj.2017.0036
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