Witnessing slavery : the development of ante-bellum slave narratives / Frances Smith Foster.Material type: TextSeries: Contributions in Afro-American and African studies: no. 46.Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1979Description: xi, 182 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0313208212; 9780313208218.Report number: 78022137Subject(s): American prose literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism | American prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- History and criticism | Slaves' writings, American -- History and criticism | African Americans -- Biography -- History and criticism | African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 19th century | Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 19th century | Slaves -- United States -- Intellectual life | Autobiography -- African American authors | African Americans in literature | Slavery in literature | African Americans Biography History and criticism | African Americans Intellectual life 19th century | African Americans in literature | American prose literature 19th century History and criticism | American prose literature African American authors History and criticism | American prose literature History and criticism 19th century | Autobiography African American authors | Narration (Rhetoric) | Narration (Rhetoric) History 19th century | Slavery in literature | Slaves Biography History and criticism United States | Slaves Intellectual life United States | Slaves United States Biography History and criticism | Slaves' writings, American History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Witnessing slavery.DDC classification: 818/.30809896073 | 813/.009/352 LOC classification: PS366.A35 | F6Other classification: HT 1728
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1. Slave narratives and their cultural matrix -- 2. Blacks in colonial literature -- 3. The development of slave narratives -- 4. Social and literary influences upon ante-bellum slave narratives -- 5. The plot of ante-bellum slave narratives -- 6. Racial myths in slave narratives -- 7. Post-bellum influence.