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The Resource Composing selves : Southern women and autobiography, Peggy Whitman Prenshaw

Composing selves : Southern women and autobiography, Peggy Whitman Prenshaw

Label
Composing selves : Southern women and autobiography
Title
Composing selves
Title remainder
Southern women and autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Whitman Prenshaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prenshaw, Peggy Whitman
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.A88
LC item number
P74 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Southern literary studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Southern States
  • Autobiography
  • Autobiography
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
Label
Composing selves : Southern women and autobiography, Peggy Whitman Prenshaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-314) and index
Contents
Region, genre, gender -- A feminist life narrative in a traditionalist society : Belle Kearney -- A distanced Southern girlhood : Helen Keller and Anne Walter Fearn -- Wifehood narratives : Mary Hamilton and Agnes Grinstead Anderson -- Belles, wives, and public lives, part I : Mary Craig Kimbrough Sinclair -- Belles, wives, and public lives, part II : Virginia Foster Durr, Lindy Claiborne Boggs, and Lylah Scarborough Barber -- Testimonial narratives of racial consciousness : Katharine DuPre Lumpkin and Lillian Smith -- Narratives of a writing life, part I : Ellen Glasgow and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings -- Narratives of a writing life, part II : Zora Neale Hurston and Bernice Kelly Harris -- Modes of autobiographical narrative : Eudora Welty, Elizabeth Spencer, and Ellen Douglas -- Coda : Reflections on a literary genre
Control code
679940468
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 331 p.
Isbn
9780807137918
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047344
Other control number
40019588221
System control number
(OCoLC)679940468
Label
Composing selves : Southern women and autobiography, Peggy Whitman Prenshaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-314) and index
Contents
Region, genre, gender -- A feminist life narrative in a traditionalist society : Belle Kearney -- A distanced Southern girlhood : Helen Keller and Anne Walter Fearn -- Wifehood narratives : Mary Hamilton and Agnes Grinstead Anderson -- Belles, wives, and public lives, part I : Mary Craig Kimbrough Sinclair -- Belles, wives, and public lives, part II : Virginia Foster Durr, Lindy Claiborne Boggs, and Lylah Scarborough Barber -- Testimonial narratives of racial consciousness : Katharine DuPre Lumpkin and Lillian Smith -- Narratives of a writing life, part I : Ellen Glasgow and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings -- Narratives of a writing life, part II : Zora Neale Hurston and Bernice Kelly Harris -- Modes of autobiographical narrative : Eudora Welty, Elizabeth Spencer, and Ellen Douglas -- Coda : Reflections on a literary genre
Control code
679940468
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 331 p.
Isbn
9780807137918
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047344
Other control number
40019588221
System control number
(OCoLC)679940468

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