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The Resource Toni Morrison's The bluest eye, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Toni Morrison's The bluest eye, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
Toni Morrison's The bluest eye
Title
Toni Morrison's The bluest eye
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Title variation
Bluest eye
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • A child's descent into madness was explored in Eye
  • This is a story of a young black girl, abused by her drunken father, who wishes to have blue eyes so she can be beautiful. The plot contains sexual situations and violence
Member of
Cataloging source
TNC
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
Z85 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bloom, Harold
Series statement
Bloom's modern critical interpretations
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morrison, Toni
  • African Americans in literature
  • Girls in literature
  • Ohio
Label
Toni Morrison's The bluest eye, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223081674013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Language and music of survival
  • Karla F.C. Holloway
  • Eruptions of funk; historicizing Toni Morrison
  • Susan Willis
  • "The evil of fulfillment"; scapegoating and narration in the bluest eye
  • Michael Awkward
  • Text and countertext in the bluest eye
  • Donald B. Gibson
  • "Will the circle be unbroken?"; the politics of form in the bluest eye
  • Linda Dittmar
  • Introduction
  • Harold Bloom
  • Intense behavior; the use of the grotesque in the bluest eye and Eva's man
  • Keith E. Byerman
  • Lady no longer sings the blues; rape, madness, and silence in the bluest eye
  • Madonne M. Miner
  • Bleak beginnings; the bluest eye
  • Stephanie A. Demetrakopoulos
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
vii, 247 p.
Isbn
9780791096154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 973669967
  • (OCoLC)173846935
Label
Toni Morrison's The bluest eye, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Bar code
31223081674013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Language and music of survival
  • Karla F.C. Holloway
  • Eruptions of funk; historicizing Toni Morrison
  • Susan Willis
  • "The evil of fulfillment"; scapegoating and narration in the bluest eye
  • Michael Awkward
  • Text and countertext in the bluest eye
  • Donald B. Gibson
  • "Will the circle be unbroken?"; the politics of form in the bluest eye
  • Linda Dittmar
  • Introduction
  • Harold Bloom
  • Intense behavior; the use of the grotesque in the bluest eye and Eva's man
  • Keith E. Byerman
  • Lady no longer sings the blues; rape, madness, and silence in the bluest eye
  • Madonne M. Miner
  • Bleak beginnings; the bluest eye
  • Stephanie A. Demetrakopoulos
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
vii, 247 p.
Isbn
9780791096154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 973669967
  • (OCoLC)173846935

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