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Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393740-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9374-0
Series: Errantries
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012573-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1257-3
.... The desperation, exasperated, often goes sideways. To do race I will cite . . . Gloria Anzuldua. Toni Morrison. Zadie Smith. Buchi Emecheta. Donna Haraway on situated knowledge which is built on the words of Buchi Emecheta. Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari. Borderlands. The bookend to this is citation advice...
Book Chapter

By Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379010-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7901-0
.... Ehrenhaus, Peter, and Richard Morris, eds. Cultural Legacies of Vietnam: Uses of the Past in the Present. Norwood, N.J.: Ablex, 1990. Eisenstein, Zillah. The Color of Gender: Reimagining Democracy. Berkeley: Univer- sity of California Press, 1994. Emecheta, Buchi. The Joys of Motherhood. London: Allison...
Book Chapter

By Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379010-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7901-0
... Dogeaters. See Hagedorn, Jessica Eat a Bowl of Tea. See Chu, Louis education, 20, 23, 30, 37, 41, 54-59, 129, 172, 174, 211 n.2; colonial, 99, 131-34, 137-39, 207 n.4; pedagogical formation, 130-33, 211 n.2; univer- sity, 37-42, 58-59 Eliot, T. S.: Notes Towards a Definition of Culture, 37 Emecheta, Buchi...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379010-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7901-0
.... In reckoning with that legacy, we might think of the ways in which the orthodoxy of domestic womanhood emerges as a ruling cate- gory and terrain of contestation in postcolonial Anglophone novels. Buchi Emecheta's novel The Joys of Motherhood, for example, portrays a Nigerian woman in the 1930S and 1940S who...
Series: Errantries
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012573-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1257-3
... is, in large part, made possible through her reading of the life and cre- ative work of Nigerian author Buchi Emecheta. 12. Lundy Braun, Breathing Race into the Machine: The Surprising Career of the Spirom­ eter from Plantation to Genetics (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2014); Eve- lynn Hammonds...
Book Chapter

By Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379010-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7901-0
Book Chapter

By Lynn M. Thomas
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007050-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0705-0
... solely on their color, and she pointed to black African women writers like Buchi Emecheta, Ama Ata Aidoo, and Bessie Head as the hope for challenging this form of oppres- sion along with racism, sexism, and classism. For examples of mid- twentieth- century social science research that paid attention...