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In the wake is a necessary chapter in a lengthy tome of ending white supremacy jonathan russell clark literary hub mourning can be and has been a politics but it must avoid becoming only a litany of horrors refusing melancholy in favor of care in the wake understands mourning as a practice embedded in living and vice versa sharpe black life in the wake is black life in the afterlife of slavery emancipation was not a reversal of experience of black life in america instead the violence of slavery was transformed into violence of different policies whether legal or widely acceptedin this climate of anti blackness it is understood that black death is immanent and imminentin in the wake on blackness and being feminist scholar and historian christina sharpe interrogates literary visual cinematic and quotidian representations of black life that comprise what she calls the orthography of the wakereminding us that a wake can be a path behind a ship a custom to watch over the dead or a coming to consciousness sharpe illustrates how black lives in the wake on blackness and being by christina sharpe christina sharpe christina sharpe is associate professor of english at tufts university and the author of monstrous intimacies making post slavery subjects also published by duke university press search for other works by this author on get this from a library in the wake on blackness and being christina elizabeth sharpe using the multiple meanings of wake to illustrate the ways black lives are determined by slaverys afterlives christina sharpe weaves personal experiences with readings of literary and artistic

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