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The Resource The word in black and white : reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867, Dana D. Nelson

The word in black and white : reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867, Dana D. Nelson

Label
The word in black and white : reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867
Title
The word in black and white
Title remainder
reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867
Statement of responsibility
Dana D. Nelson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Nelson, Dana D
Index
index present
LC call number
PS173.E8
LC item number
N45 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
The word in black and white : reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867, Dana D. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-184)
Contents
Uncommon need : "race" in early American literature -- Economies of morality and power : reading "race" in two colonial texts -- Romancing the border : Bird, Cooper, Simms, and the frontier novel -- W/Righting history : sympathy as strategy in Hope Leslie and A Romance of the republic -- Ethnocentrism decentered : colonial motives in The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym -- "For the gaze of the whites" : the crisis of the subject in "Benito Cereno" -- "Read the characters, question the motives" : Harriett Jacobs's Incidents in the life of a slave girl
Control code
23211181
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 189 p.
Isbn
9780195065923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91008513
Label
The word in black and white : reading "race" in American literature, 1638-1867, Dana D. Nelson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-184)
Contents
Uncommon need : "race" in early American literature -- Economies of morality and power : reading "race" in two colonial texts -- Romancing the border : Bird, Cooper, Simms, and the frontier novel -- W/Righting history : sympathy as strategy in Hope Leslie and A Romance of the republic -- Ethnocentrism decentered : colonial motives in The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym -- "For the gaze of the whites" : the crisis of the subject in "Benito Cereno" -- "Read the characters, question the motives" : Harriett Jacobs's Incidents in the life of a slave girl
Control code
23211181
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 189 p.
Isbn
9780195065923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91008513

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