Mamba's Daughters: A Novel of Charleston
"In this classic novel first published in 1929, DuBose Heyward offers a perceptive commentary on the pursuit of freedom and identity among blacks and whites in a segregated society. Mamba's Daughters reveals the inside world of Charleston high society while it penetrates the culture of the city's African-American population."--Cover.
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Review: Mamba's Daughters (Southern Classics Series)User Review - Wendie - Goodreads
I was interested in reading this book after it was referred to in a fiction book I read previously. Due to the old fashioned language (it was written in the 20s), I had a really hard time following it ... Read full review
Review: Mamba's Daughters (Southern Classics Series)User Review - Darryl - Goodreads
Dated, but a good example of the post WWI Southern Rennaisance. racial and class figure prominently -- no surprise, but DBH only slips into racial stereotyping and it goes to both white snd black ... Read full review
Mamba's Daughters A Novel of Charleston. dubose Heyward New introduction by Don H. Doyle. The author of Porgy portrays Charleston's comic social climbers ...
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