Balancing the Books: Faulkner, Morrison and the Economies of by Erik Dussere

By Erik Dussere

Balancing the Books represents a cosmopolitan exam of the continued engagement of yank literature with the economies of slavery throughout the works of William Faulkner and Toni Morrison. either Faulkner and Morrison write in regards to the dating among race, id, and background, and approximately how the legacies of slavery linger within the lives and activities in their characters, even though the narrative ideas by which they render those topics eventually diverge. Dussere brings issues of debt and reimbursement, trade and accounting, and capital and the market-concepts inseparable from any attention of race within the building of the yank nation-into discussion with the paintings of Faulkner and Morrison to supply a very good paintings of literary and cultural criticism.

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