Under the sky of my Africa

Alexander Pushkin and blackness
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Northwestern University Press , Evanston, IL
Statementedited by Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy, Nicole Svobodny, and Ludmilla A. Trigos ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
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The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 417 p., [44] p. of plates :
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Open LibraryOL22734888M
ISBN 100810119714

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The first single volume in English on this rich topic, Under the Sky of My Africa addresses the wide variety of interests implicated in the question of Pushkin's blackness-race studies, politics, American studies, music, mythopoetic criticism, mainstream Pushkin : Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy.

Under the Sky of My Africa Book Description: A wide-ranging consideration of the nature and significance of Pushkin's African heritageRoughly in the yeara young African boy, acquired from the seraglio of the Turkish sultan, was transported to Russia as a gift to Peter the Great.

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Under the sky of my Africa Alexander Pushkin and blackness by Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy, Ludmilla A. Trigos. Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston.

Written in English. The first single volume in English on this rich topic, Under the Sky of My Africa addresses the wide variety of interests implicated in the question of Pushkin's blackness.

In essays that are by turns biographical, iconographical, cultural, and sociological in focus, the authors representing a broad range of disciplines. Under the sky of my Africa: Alexander Pushkin and blackness / edited by Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy, Nicole Svobodny, and Ludmilla A.

Trigos ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates Jr. cm.—(Studies in Russian literature and theory) (Studies of the Harriman Institute) Includes bibliographical references and index. Under African Skies is a collection of short stories written by African authors. The stories vary greatly in style and content, but paint a vivid picture of various African lifestyles.

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