Information Wanted': Frances Ellen Watkins Harper's Serialized Minnie's Sacrifice in the A.M.E. Christian Recorder

Crystal Donkor

SUNY New Paltz

Crystal S. Donkor is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English at SUNY New Paltz. She received her doctorate from the W. E. B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and while earning her degree she also taught in the Humanities Program at Hampshire College.  Her scholarly interests include nineteenth- and early twentieth-century African American women’s literature, post-Emancipation African American fiction, African American print production and print cultures, queer theory, and Black feminist theory.


Also serialized in the A.M.E. Christian Recorder, the novel Minnie’s Sacrifice (1868) by the poet, novelist, and orator Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1825-1911), and a prototype for her best-selling Reconstruction-era... [ view full abstract ]


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P78 » Narratives of Love, Faith, and Empire in Civil War-Era Black Periodical Productions (14:00 - Saturday, 24th March, Enchantment B)

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