Where I want to be: African American women's novels and the journey toward selfhood during the Civil Rights and Black Power movements

This dissertation examines how contemporary African American women writers have used the novel of selfhood to represent African American girls' and women's struggle to achieve self-understanding and development during the Civil Rights and Black Power movements. In doing so, this dissertati...

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Main Author: Jones, Jacqueline M
Published: ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst 2010
Online Access:https://scholarworks.umass.edu/dissertations/AAI3427540