By Jennifer C. James
In setting up African American conflict literature as a long-standing literary style in its personal correct, James additionally considers the ways that this writing, headquartered because it is on moments of nationwide trouble, advanced debates approximately black id and African american citizens' claims to citizenship. In a provocative evaluate, James argues that the very ambivalence over using violence as a political software defines African American conflict writing and creates a compelling, contradictory physique of literature that defies effortless summary.
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A Freedom Bought with Blood: African American War Literature from the Civil War to World War II by Jennifer C. James