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to fail to remember


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I was angry because a Black child, Tyrell Musgrove, had been disremembered.
baby, Beloved dances though the pages of the text, yet ultimately remains disremembered and unaccounted for.
If Beloved is a "fixing ceremony" for the disremembered, as Christian convinc ingly argues, the "fixing" includes the memory of a woman who left a girl longing for her return.
In Beloved, we can see that Schoolteacher's letter, the imperial tool of his authority of naming, defining things and people, is juxtaposed in relation to Sethe's body, and to the spirit of "the disremembered and unaccounted for" that Beloved, through her ghostly presence, represents (274).
Although the general idea that the mammy is a fiction to comfort whites and cloak the violence inherent in racial hierarchies is familiar--black critics, as McElya makes clear, have articulated it throughout the period she studies--McElya's revelation and interpretation of recent but disremembered public performances of the myth is continually surprising and illuminating.
Brust had sped past the unmarked and disremembered site many times before a book identifying the place as a "ghost town" triggered his curiosity.
Connecting the unexpected, recovering the disremembered, and correcting falsehoods: The essays in this issue display meticulous reading between the lines.
In what follows, I take up Robinson's critical invitation by exploring August Wilson's rendering of the legacy of African America's disremembered past under racial slavery in The Piano Lesson (1990).
The narrative proper collapses in and out of Doaker's narrative of disremembered events and circumstances, a disavowed narrative of multiple un-mourned losses-of-self.
Unarticulated and disremembered, the traumatic event, in its insistence upon being fully known, stalks she who must recover the symbolic practices Fanon speaks of as having been discarded by the anti-colonial consciousness and that, in the post-colonial moment, cleanse rather than disarm.
Call 029 2063 6464 3Call Mr Robeson This rollercoaster journey through Paul Robeson's life highlights how his radical activism caused him to be disowned and disremembered, even by leaders and descendants of the civil rights movement.
To dear friends and colleagues gone too soon, but never disremembered.
Some of them imagined that they need the return the situation, which was in the fourth decade before Soviet Union had occupied Lithuania and absolutely disremembered that 50 years had changed not just the social structure of society, but the Church itself (not just conditions of the priests' arrangement, but also the orientation of self-expression of the part of congregations changed).
The Boss Drover did those essential things for Roy that his deliberately unrecalled and conscientiously disremembered Daly River kinsfolk failed to do.