Representing, Performing and Tracing the "Mammyscript"
Seime, Anne Line;
Publisher: The University of Bergen
Subject: Sarah Dillon | Fantasy | Politisk litteratur | Mammy | Esmeralda Santiago | Representation | Mastergrad | Lisa Loomer | Mona Simpson | 711124 | Fannie Hurst | Imitation of life | Afroamerikansk litteratur
Revised version: small changes due to copyright issues
Since her origination in the antebellum South and up to around the 1960s the majority of the portrayals of the African American domestic worker in American literature represented her as the mammy. Improved rights... View more