Monstrous Intimacies: Making Post-Slavery Subjects

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Author: Christina Sharpe
Publisher: Duke University Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 267
Language: english
Year: 2010
ISBN 10: Unknown
ISBN 13: 9780822391524
Series: Perverse Modernities
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Arguing that the fundamental, familiar, sexual violence of slavery and racialized subjugation have continued to shape black and white subjectivities into the present, Christina Sharpe interprets African diasporic and Black Atlantic visual and literary texts that address those “monstrous intimacies”...