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The Resource White writers, race matters : fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett, Gregory S. Jay

White writers, race matters : fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett, Gregory S. Jay

Label
White writers, race matters : fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett
Title
White writers, race matters
Title remainder
fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett
Statement of responsibility
Gregory S. Jay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"... Jay shows that this tradition [of white-authored protest fiction about racism in America] remains vital because every generation must relearn the lessons of antiracism and formulate effective cultural narratives for transmitting intellectual and affective [sic] tools useful in fighting injustice."
Member of
Assigning source
Dust jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jay, Gregory S
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.L42
LC item number
J39 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in American literary history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism in literature
  • American fiction
  • Race relations in literature
  • Race discrimination in literature
  • American fiction
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Race discrimination in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Rassendiskriminierung
  • Roman
  • Weiße
  • USA
Label
White writers, race matters : fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett, Gregory S. Jay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sympathy in action: Stowe, Twain, and the origins of liberal race fiction -- How it feels to be a trade-mark: Fannie Hurst's Imitation of life -- Jew like me: empathy and antisemitism in Laura Zametkin Hobson's Gentleman;s agreement -- Desegregating liberalism: radical identifications in lillian Smith's Strange fruit and Killers of the dream -- Queer children and representative men: Harper Lee's To kill a mockingbird -- Speaking of abjection: white writing and black resistance in Kathryn Stockett's The help
Control code
990803125
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 370 pages
Isbn
9780190687229
Lccn
2017015382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)990803125
Label
White writers, race matters : fictions of racial liberalism from Stowe to Stockett, Gregory S. Jay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sympathy in action: Stowe, Twain, and the origins of liberal race fiction -- How it feels to be a trade-mark: Fannie Hurst's Imitation of life -- Jew like me: empathy and antisemitism in Laura Zametkin Hobson's Gentleman;s agreement -- Desegregating liberalism: radical identifications in lillian Smith's Strange fruit and Killers of the dream -- Queer children and representative men: Harper Lee's To kill a mockingbird -- Speaking of abjection: white writing and black resistance in Kathryn Stockett's The help
Control code
990803125
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 370 pages
Isbn
9780190687229
Lccn
2017015382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)990803125

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