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By Channette Romero

Since the Eighties, many activists and writers have became from identity
politics towards ethnic spiritual traditions to rediscover and reinvigorate their old role
in resistance to colonialism and oppression. In her exam of latest fiction via women
of color—including Toni Morrison, Ana Castillo, Toni Cade Bambara, Louise Erdrich, and Leslie
Marmon Silko—Channette Romero considers the best way those novels newly interact with Vodun,
Santería, Candomblé, and American Indian traditions. severe of a widespread
disengagement from civic participation and of the modern novel’s disconnection from
politics, this fiction makes an attempt to remodel the radical and the perform of analyzing right into a means
of political engagement and an idea for social swap.

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