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Published: 02 October 1997

592 Pages | halftones


ISBN: 9780195052824

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Neither Black Nor White Yet Both

Thematic Explorations of Interracial Literature

Werner Sollors

  • Fascinating exploration of the history of miscegenation
  • Examines the taboos and restrictions surrounding interracial relationships
  • Ranges from Heliodorus and William Shakespeare to Mark Twain and Langston Hughes
  • Selling point: Sollor's Beyond Ethnicity (1987) has sold 5,000 copies in paperback
  • Selling point: Deals with a very polarizing issue: the repression of interracialism in US law, history, and culture
  • Selling point: Offers a fresh discussion of outstanding writers who have thematized interracialism, from Pushkin to Faulkner

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