The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

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This is a novel in the guise of the tape-recorded recollections of a black woman who has lived 110 years, who has been both a slave and a witness to the black militancy of the 1960s. In this woman, Ernest Gaines has created a legendary figure, a woman equipped to stand beside William Faulkner's Dilsey in The Sound and the Fury. Miss Jane Pittman, like Dilsey, has seen and endured almost everything, and foretold the rest.
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148155848
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subject_facet African American women -- Fiction, Louisiana -- Fiction, Older women -- Fiction
title_display The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
title_full The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman / Ernest J. Gaines, The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman [electronic resource] / Ernest J. Gaines
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