From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture
- Koritha Mitchell
- xi + 274 pp., ill., bibl., index
- Publication date
- Urbana: University of Illinois Press
- Covers depictions of African American women in domestic settings; examines how they are marginalized and demeaned; explores responses to Michelle Obama; and analyzes writings by Octavia Butler, Alice Childress, Lorraine Hansberry, Frances E. W. Harper, Pauline Hopkins, Zora Neale Hurston, Nella Larsen, and Toni Morrison.
- Main subject
- Anthropology and Cultural Studies
Literature and Literary Criticism
- 9780252043321 (cloth); 9780252086311 (pap.); 9780252052200 (ebook)
- Mitchell, Koritha. From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2020. Sylvia. Accessed February 1, 2023. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL2214.