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Black Venus

sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French

by T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • French fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • French fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Women, Black, in literature.,
    • Stereotype (Psychology) in literature.,
    • Popular culture -- France -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Popular culture -- France -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-183) and indexes.

      StatementT. Denean Sharpley-Whiting.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ653 .S55 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 190 p. :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375832M
      ISBN 100822323079, 0822323400
      LC Control Number98037728

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