Sexed-Up and Dumbed-Down: Black Southern Men in James McBride's Miracle at St. Anna

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Tara T. Green, Professor, Director (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: James McBride's Miracle at St. Anna provides a fictional account of black World War II soldiers who find themselves stranded in an Italian village. McBride relies on a violent and foreign setting to interrogate a black experience. Here, Green explores McBride's depiction of Black Southern men in the novel.

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Language: English
Date: 2011
Literary criticism, Race relations, African Americans, Black Culture, Racial discrimination

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