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ERIC Number: EJ162074
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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The Black Man and the Macabre in American Literature
Siegel, Roslyn
Black American Literature Forum, 10, 4, 133-6, Win 76
Discusses the association of the Black character (tortured, distorted, mistreated, and misjudged) with horror and the macabre in white American literature from "Letters from an American Farmer" (1782) to "Gravity's Rainbow" (1973). (JM)
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