By Keren Omry
By analyzing the hugely diversified manifestations of a jazz aesthetic as almost certainly the basic universal denominator which hyperlinks those writers, this research makes an attempt to spot an underlying unifying precept. because the various writers write opposed to essentializing or natural different types of race, the actual fact of a shared engagement with jazz sensibilities of their paintings redefines the foundation of African-American communal identity.
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Cross-Rhythms: Jazz Aesthetics in African-American Literature (Continuum Literary Studies) by Keren Omry