Claudia Tate, 1999–2000 | National Humanities Center

Claudia Tate (NHC Fellow, 1999–00)

Project Title

Who's That Lady?: Black Female Subjectivity, Sexuality and Femininity

Princeton University

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Fellowship Work Summary, 1999–00

Claudia Tate drafted two chapters for her book project under the working title "Who's That Lady?: Black Female Femininity, Subjectivity, and Sexuality"; an article entitled "The Enigma of Black Femininity in Kenneth Macpherson's Borderline (1930)" (under review); and an introduction to Ann duCille's "The Occult of True Black Womanhood," which will be included in American Literary Methodologies, edited by Claudia Stokes and Michael Elliott (Columbia University Press, forthcoming).