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The Dark Heathenism of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed

African Voodoo As American Literary Hoodoo

by Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure

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Published by Edwin Mellen Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Nonfiction / General,
  • African,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • African American aesthetics,
  • African Americans in literature,
  • Voodooism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJerome Klinkowitz (Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10970992M
    ISBN 100773454403
    ISBN 109780773454408

    Buy Mumbo Jumbo by Reed, Ishmael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. A native of Rwanda, he specializes in African and African diaspora literatures. His most recent book is The Dark Heathenism of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed: African Voodoo as Americas Literary HooDoo (Edwin Mellen, ).

    Ishmael Reed. Ishmael Scott Reed (born Febru ) is an American poet, essayist, playwright and novelist. Reed is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture, and highlighting political and cultural oppression. Read more about Ishmael Reed. Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure is the author of Lamentations On The Rwandan Genocide ( avg rating, 9 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Lamentations on th /5(1).

    EBOOK SYNOPSIS: As a fiercely independent thinker, Ishmael Reed, author of Mumbo Jumbo, Flight to Canada, Reckless Eyeballing, and other works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, is often in conflict with the culture that appears to have a compulsive need to cage its . Title: The Satire of Ishmael Reed_Jiri Salamoun, Author: Flexibooks, Name: The Satire of Ishmael Reed_Jiri Salamoun, Length: 12 pages, Page: 1, Published: Issuu company logo Issuu.


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Mvuyekure (English and African-American literature, U. of Northern Iowa) presents an analysis of the work of the 20th-century African American novelist, poet, and essayist, Ishmael Reed.

Mvuyekure argues that Neo- HooDooism, an African Voodoo-derived aesthetic, evinces Reed's postcolonial transformation of colonialist discources into discourses. The “Dark Heathenism” of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed: African Voodoo as American Literary HooDoo.

Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen, E-mail Citation» First major critical study to devote individual chapters to Reed’s nine novels. Table of contents for The "dark heathenism" of the American novelist Ishmael Reed: African voodoo as American literary hoodoo / Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure ; with a preface by Jerome Klinkowitz.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. The “Dark Heathenism” of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed, African Voodoo as American Literary Hoodoo. Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd, Ebbeson, Jeffrey.

Postmodernism and its Others: the fiction of Ishmael Reed, Kathy Acker and Don DeLillo. London and New York: Routledge, Nishikawa, Kinohi. "Mumbo Jumbo.".

Lin, YuanFu. On Ishmael Reed’s Postmodernist Fictional Art of Parody. Xiamen, China: Xiamen University Press, MvuyekurePierre-Damien with a preface by Jerome Klinkowitz. The “Dark Heathenism” of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed, African Voodoo as American Literary Hoodoo.

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Reed's work has often sought to represent neglected African and African-American Born: Ishmael Scott Reed, Febru (age. Mumbo Jumbo is a novel by African-American author Ishmael ry critic Harold Bloom cited the novel as one of the most important books in the Western canon.

Mumbo Jumbo has remained in print for 45 years, since its first edition, and has been published in French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, and British editions, with a Chinese translation currently in : Ishmael Reed. The “Dark Heathenism” of the American Novelist Ishmael Reed, African Voodoo as American Literary Hoodoo.

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Until I write my academic memoir, what I say about this novel can be found in my book The "Dark Heathenism" of the American Novelist I| From the Back Cover |Mumbo Jumbo is Ishmael Reed's brilliantly satiric deconstruction of Western civilization, a racy and uproarious commentary on our society.| About the Author |Ishmael Reed grew up in working.

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