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The Resource Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film, Peter Caster

Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film, Peter Caster

Label
Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film
Title
Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film
Statement of responsibility
Peter Caster
Title variation
Prisons, race and masculinity in twentieth-century United States literature and film
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caster, Peter
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.I66
LC item number
C37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Black performance and cultural criticism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imprisonment in literature
  • American literature
  • Imprisonment in motion pictures
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Masculinity in motion pictures
  • African Americans
  • Motion pictures and literature
  • American literature
  • Executions and executioners in literature
Label
Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film, Peter Caster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272) and index
Contents
Imprisonment in U.S. history and the cultural imagination -- Literary execution: race, crime, and punishment in three Faulkner novels -- Soul on ice, schizoanalysis, and the subject of imprisonment -- The executioner's song and the narration of history -- The contradictions of "documentary realism" in American history X -- "Based upon a true story": the hurricane and the problem of prison redemption -- The farm: "This is no dream or nothing made up, this is for real" -- Staging prisons and the performance of history
Control code
167500676
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 279 p.
Isbn
9780814210734
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034428
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)167500676
Label
Prisons, race, and masculinity in twentieth-century U.S. literature and film, Peter Caster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272) and index
Contents
Imprisonment in U.S. history and the cultural imagination -- Literary execution: race, crime, and punishment in three Faulkner novels -- Soul on ice, schizoanalysis, and the subject of imprisonment -- The executioner's song and the narration of history -- The contradictions of "documentary realism" in American history X -- "Based upon a true story": the hurricane and the problem of prison redemption -- The farm: "This is no dream or nothing made up, this is for real" -- Staging prisons and the performance of history
Control code
167500676
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 279 p.
Isbn
9780814210734
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034428
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)167500676

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