1-2 of 2 Search Results for

mammy figure

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 31 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7541-8
... Harriet Tubman Blessed Anastacia Betye Saar Elizabeth Catlett Aunt Jemima mammy figure ...
Published: 31 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375418-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7541-8
... performance of collective protection. This chapter engages the reconstructions of the figure of mammy, using images by Betye Saar and Joe Overstreet. There is a need in a post 1960s moment of black recreation to reconcile the imagistic mammy with her assumed allegiance to white domesticity. Artists fit mammy...