Book ID: CBB000082666

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


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.

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African races
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