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Author Rifkin, Mark, 1974- author

Title Fictions of land and flesh : blackness, indigeneity, speculation / Mark Rifkin
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 323 pages)
Contents On the impasse -- Fungible becoming -- Carceral space and fugitive motion -- The maroon matrix -- Coda: Diplomacy in the undercommons
Summary Mark Rifkin turns to black and indigenous speculative fiction to show how it offers a site to better understand black and indigenous political movements' differing orientations in ways that can foster forms of mutual engagement and cooperation without subsuming them into a single political framework in the name of solidarity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 12, 2019)
Subject African Americans -- Relations with Indians
African Americans -- Study and teaching
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism
American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism
Indians of North America -- Colonization
Indians of North America -- Study and teaching
Politics and literature -- United States -- History
Race -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
Slavery -- United States -- History
Speculative fiction, American -- History and criticism
African Americans -- Relations with Indians.
African Americans -- Study and teaching.
American literature -- African American authors.
American literature -- Indian authors.
Indians of North America -- Colonization.
Indians of North America -- Study and teaching.
Politics and literature.
Race -- Political aspects.
Speculative fiction, American.
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019013603
ISBN 1478005289 electronic book
9781478005285 electronic book
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