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Author Wallach, Jennifer Jensen, 1974-

Title "Closer to the truth than any fact" [electronic resource] : memoir, memory, and Jim Crow / Jennifer Jensen Wallach.

Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 176 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-169) and index.
Contents Autobiography and the transformation of historical understanding -- Subjectivity and the felt experience of history -- Literary techniques and historical understanding -- African American memoirists remember Jim Crow -- White memoirists remember Jim Crow -- Talking of another world.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject African Americans -- Social conditions -- Historiography.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Historiography.
Race discrimination -- United States -- Historiography.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
African Americans -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780820330693 (alk. paper)
0820330698 (alk. paper)

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