The social imperative : race, close reading, and contemporary literary criticism /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Moya, Paula M. L. (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : schemas and racial literacy
  • Racism is not intellectual : the dialogic potential of multicultural literature
  • Not one and the same thing : the ethical relationship of selves to others in Toni Morrison's Sula
  • Another way to be : vestigial schemas in Helena Maria Viramontes's "The moths" and Manuel Muñoz's "Zigzagger"
  • Dismantling the master's house : the search for decolonial love in Junot Díaz's "How to date a browngirl, blackgirl, whitegirl, or halfie"
  • The misprision of mercy : race and responsible reading in Toni Morrison's A mercy
  • Conclusion : reading race.