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Author Grandt, Jürgen E., 1968-

Title Kinds of Blue The Jazz Aesthetic in African American Narrative / Jürgen E. Grandt
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2004

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Description 1 online resource (xix, 160 p. )
Contents Prelude: So what? -- The remembering song : toward an aesthetic of literary jazz in Sidney Bechet's Treat it Gentle -- "Swing it, sister" : jazz time in Ann Petry's The Street -- Boping billy clubs, burning cadillacs, and wigged-out aliens : jazz and violence in short stories by Langston Hughes, Ralph Ellison, and Amiri Baraka -- Kinds of blue : Toni Morrison, Hans Janowitz, and the jazz aesthetic -- Coda: Waiting to be the music : hybridity, afro-modernism, and critical practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-151) and index
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Subject Jazz in literature.
African American aesthetics.
Jazz -- History and criticism
African Americans in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 20th century
Music and literature -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Autobiography -- African American authors.
American prose literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism
African American aesthetics.
African Americans in literature.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.
American prose literature -- African American authors.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
Jazz.
Jazz in literature.
Music and literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Literatur
Jazz Motiv
Jazz.
Bellettrie.
Jazz
Esthetica.
Ästhetik
Negers.
USA
Schwärze
Verenigde Staten.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004029047
ISBN 0814272835
9780814272831
0814209807
9780814209806
0814251323
9780814251324