Book ID: CBB000082666

Black Venus: Sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French (1999)

unapi

Sharpley-Whiting, T. Denean (Author)


Duke University Press


Publication Date: 1999
Physical Details: xii + 190 pp.; notes; bibl.; index

Description A study of the representation of black women in the literary, cultural, and scientific imagination of 19th-century France.


Citation URI
http://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB000082666/

Similar Citations

Article Sibeud, Emmanuelle; (1994)
La naissance de l'ethnographie africaniste en France avant 1914 (/isis/citation/CBB000068467/) unapi

Article Williams, Elizabeth A.; (1988)
Ethnology as myth: A century of French writing on the Peuls of West Africa (/isis/citation/CBB000066050/) unapi

Book Conklin, Alice L.; (1997)
A mission to civilize: The Republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930 (/isis/citation/CBB000073558/) unapi

Article James, Wendy; (1998)
The treatment of African ethnography in L'Année sociologique (I-XII) (/isis/citation/CBB000079814/) unapi

Article Müller, Ernst Wilhelm; (1996)
L'Etudiant noir, négritude et racisme: Critique d'une critique (/isis/citation/CBB000073398/) unapi

Thesis Stone, Andrea; (2009)
Healthy: Medicine, Law, Literature and a Nineteenth-Century Black Rhetorics of Physicality (/isis/citation/CBB001562869/) unapi

Article Savitt, Todd L.; (1987)
Entering a white profession: Black physicians in the New South, 1880-1920 (/isis/citation/CBB000039569/) unapi

Article Wilkinson, Doris Y.; (1992)
The 1850 Harvard Medical School dispute and the admission of African American students (/isis/citation/CBB000042574/) unapi

Article Lee, Anne S.; Lee, Everett S.; (1977)
The health of slaves and the health of freedmen: A Savannah study (/isis/citation/CBB000009252/) unapi

Chapter Paynter, Robert; (1990)
Afro-Americans in the Massachusetts historical landscape (/isis/citation/CBB000057383/) unapi

Article Reiss, Benjamin; (1999)
P.T. Barnum, Joice Heth and antebellum spectacles of race (/isis/citation/CBB000082657/) unapi

Chapter Blanckaert, Claude; (1995)
L'esclavage des Noirs et l'ethnographie américaine: Le point de vue de Paul Broca en 1858 (/isis/citation/CBB000031286/) unapi

Book (1996)
David Livingstone and the Victorian encounter with Africa (/isis/citation/CBB000068629/) unapi

Chapter Qureshi, Sadiah; (2012)
Meeting the Zulus: Displayed Peoples and the Shows of London, 1853--79 (/isis/citation/CBB001250739/) unapi

Book Zamir, Shamoon; (1995)
Dark voices: W.E.B. Du Bois and American thought, 1888-1903 (/isis/citation/CBB000069704/) unapi

Thesis Hasson, Gail Snowden; (1982)
The medical activities of the Freedmen's Bureau in Reconstruction Alabama, 1865-1868 (/isis/citation/CBB001564116/) unapi

Book Michael F. Robinson; (2016)
The Lost White Tribe: Explorers, Scientists, and the Theory that Changed a Continent (/isis/citation/CBB547230755/) unapi

Authors & Contributors
Lee, Anne S.
Lee, Everett S.
Blanckaert, C.
Savitt, Todd Lee
Wilkinson, Doris Y.
Mazlish, Bruce
Journals
Phylon: Atlanta University Review of Race and Culture
Bulletin of the History of Medicine
Harvard Library Bulletin
Comparative Studies in Society and History
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
Cahiers d'Études Africaines
Publishers
National Portrait Gallery
University of Chicago Press
University of Massachusetts Press
Stanford University Press
University of Toronto
University of Alabama
Concepts
African races
Medicine
African Americans and science
Slavery and slaves
Social relations; social groups
Exhibits
People
Broca, Paul
Donaldson, Henry Herbert
Freud, Sigmund
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward George
Haggard, Henry Rider
Livingstone, David
Places
North America: United States; Canada
France
British Isles
Great Britain
Caribbean
North America
Times
19th century
20th century
18th century
Institutions
Harvard University
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment