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Title Recovering Five generations hence : the life and writing of Lillian Jones Horace / edited by Karen Kossie-Chernyshev
Edition First edition
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (x, 269 pages) : illustrations
Series Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University ; no. 120
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University ; no. 120
Contents Introduction : Recovering the Dream Deferred -- Five Generations Hence -- In Scholarly Review : Recovering the Woman and Her Works. To Leave or Not to Leave? : The "Boomerang Migration" of Lillian B. Horace (1880-1965) ; Southwestern Female Authors : Lillian B. Horace and Her Contemporaries ; To Be a Publisher : Lillian Jones Horace and the Dotson-Jones Printing Company ; Of the Coming of Grace : African American Utopian Fiction, the Black Woman Intellectual, and Lillian B. Jones Horace's Five Generations Hence ; The Double Burden : A Historical Perspective on Gender and Race Consciousness in the Writings of Lillian B. Jones Horace ; Confronting the "Other Side" : Everyday Resistance in Lillian B. Horace's Angie Brown ; Lillian B. Jones Horace and the Literature of White Estrangement : Rediscovering an African Americans Intellectual of the Jim Crow Era ; Lillian Horace and the Respectable Black Woman : Black Women's Activism in Combating Jim Crow
Summary The first part of this book includes an edited and annotated version of Five Generations Hence, Lillian B. Horace's first novel, a utopia set in Africa. The second section consists of eight scholarly essays that grew out of a symposium, Celebrating the Life and Works of Lillian B. Horace and Other Extraordinary Women of the Jim Crow Era, held March 6-7, 2009 at Texas Southern University in Houston
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Horace, Lillian B
Horace, Lillian B. -- Congresses
Horace, Lillian B.
Horace, Lillian Jones.
African American women authors -- Texas -- Biography
African American women educators -- Texas -- Biography
African American women authors -- Congresses
African American women educators -- Congresses
American literature -- African American authors -- Congresses
Authors, American -- Texas -- Biography
Educators -- Texas -- Biography
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
African American women authors
African American women educators
American literature -- African American authors
Authors, American
Africa -- In literature
Genre/Form Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Utopian fiction
Utopian fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Kossie-Chernyshev, Karen
Horace, Lillian B. Five generations hence.
ISBN 9781603449984