Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 August 2014

352 Pages | 16 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195136470

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The Signifying Monkey

A Theory of African-American Literary Criticism

Reissued Edition

Henry Louis Gates,Jr

  • New edition of Gates's landmark work of cultural studies
  • New preface written by the author
  • New afterword, written by W.T.J. Mitchell, will address Hip Hop as a logical development of African American literature and the signifying tradition