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Criticism and the color line : desegregating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham

Label
Criticism and the color line : desegregating American literary studies
Title
Criticism and the color line
Title remainder
desegregating American literary studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Henry B. Wonham
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
C78 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wonham, Henry B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Racism in literature
Label
Criticism and the color line : desegregating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Unspeakable things unspoken: the Afro-American presence in American literature / Toni Morrison -- Mr. Clemens and Jim Crow: Twain, race, and blackface / Eric Lott -- "Who I was": ethnic identity and American literary ethnocentrism / Peter Carafiol -- Reading black, white, and gray in 1968: the origins of the contemporary narrativity of slavery / Ashraf H. A Rushdy -- The politics of mourning: cultural grief-work from Frederick Douglass to Fanny Fern / Jeffrey Steele -- Black and white voices in an early African-American colonization narrative: problems of genre and emergence / Dickson D. Bruce, Jr. -- Howells, Du Bois, and the effect of "common-sense": race, realism, and nervousness in An imperative duty and The souls of black folk / Henry B. Wonham -- The remaking of Americans: Gertrude Stein's "Melanctha" and African-American musical traditions / Carla L. Peterson -- The master's tools revisited: foundation work in Anna Julia Cooper / Todd Vogel -- The African-American presence in Stowe's Dred / Robert S. Levine -- Sentimental abolition in Douglass's decade: revision, erotic conversion, and the politics of witnessing in "The heroic slave" and My bondage and my freedom / P. Gabrielle Foreman -- The blind leading the blind: the racial gaze as plot dilemma in "Benito Cereno" and "The heroic slave" / Herman Beavers -- The ghost of race: Edgar Allan Poe and the southern gothic / Teresa Goddu -- Interrogating "whiteness," complicating "blackness": remapping American culture / Shelley Fisher Fishkin
Control code
32854934
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780813522623
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95033062
Label
Criticism and the color line : desegregating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Unspeakable things unspoken: the Afro-American presence in American literature / Toni Morrison -- Mr. Clemens and Jim Crow: Twain, race, and blackface / Eric Lott -- "Who I was": ethnic identity and American literary ethnocentrism / Peter Carafiol -- Reading black, white, and gray in 1968: the origins of the contemporary narrativity of slavery / Ashraf H. A Rushdy -- The politics of mourning: cultural grief-work from Frederick Douglass to Fanny Fern / Jeffrey Steele -- Black and white voices in an early African-American colonization narrative: problems of genre and emergence / Dickson D. Bruce, Jr. -- Howells, Du Bois, and the effect of "common-sense": race, realism, and nervousness in An imperative duty and The souls of black folk / Henry B. Wonham -- The remaking of Americans: Gertrude Stein's "Melanctha" and African-American musical traditions / Carla L. Peterson -- The master's tools revisited: foundation work in Anna Julia Cooper / Todd Vogel -- The African-American presence in Stowe's Dred / Robert S. Levine -- Sentimental abolition in Douglass's decade: revision, erotic conversion, and the politics of witnessing in "The heroic slave" and My bondage and my freedom / P. Gabrielle Foreman -- The blind leading the blind: the racial gaze as plot dilemma in "Benito Cereno" and "The heroic slave" / Herman Beavers -- The ghost of race: Edgar Allan Poe and the southern gothic / Teresa Goddu -- Interrogating "whiteness," complicating "blackness": remapping American culture / Shelley Fisher Fishkin
Control code
32854934
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780813522623
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95033062

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