Harriet Jacobs

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

Daily Life on the Old Colonial Frontier
James M. Volo; Dorothy Denneen Volo.
Greenwood Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "Family and Household"
Debating the Issues in Colonial Newspapers: Primary Documents on Events of the Period
David A. Copeland.
Greenwood Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: "Women's Rights, 1738" begins on p. 70
Between the Rock and the Hard Place: Mediating Spaces in Harriet Jacob's 'Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.'
Randle, Gloria T.
African American Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, Spring 1999
Through Slave Culture's Lens Comes the Abundant Source: Harriet A. Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Beardslee, Karen E.
MELUS, Vol. 24, No. 1, Spring 1999
Resistance and Reformation in Nineteenth-Century African-American Literature: Brown, Wilson, Jacobs, Delany, Douglass, and Harper
John Ernest.
University Press of Mississippi, 1995
Written by Herself: Literary Production by African American Women, 1746-1892
Frances Smith Foster.
Indiana University Press, 1993
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Six "Writing across the Color Line: Harriet Jacobs and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"
Harriet Jacobs and the "Double Burden" of American Slavery
Miller, Jennie.
International Social Science Review, Vol. 78, No. 1-2, Summer-Spring 2003
The Slave's Narrative
Charles T. Davis; Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Oxford University Press, 1985
Librarian’s tip: "Texts and Contexts of Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself" begins on p. 262
Reconstructing Womanhood: The Emergence of the Afro-American Woman Novelist
Hazel V. Carby.
Oxford University Press, 1987
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "'Hear My Voice, Ye Careless Daughters': Narratives of Slave and Free Women before Emancipation"
Voices of the Fugitives: Runaway Slave Stories and Their Fictions of Self-Creation
Sterling Lecater Bland Jr.
Praeger, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4"Authority, Power, and Determination of the Will: The Dilemma of Rhetorical Ownership in Frederick Douglass's My Bondage and My Freedom and Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"
The (Other) American Traditions: Nineteenth-Century Women Writers
Joyce W. Warren.
Rutgers University Press, 1993
Librarian’s tip: "Harriet Jacobs's Incidents and the 'Careless Daughters' (and Sons) Who Read It" begins on p. 92
At Emerson's Tomb: The Politics of Classic American Literature
John Carlos Rowe.
Columbia University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "'Reconstructing the Family: Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"
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