By Richard Gray, Owen Robinson
From slave narratives to the Civil conflict, and from state track to Southern recreation, this better half is the definitive consultant to the literature and tradition of the yankee South.
- Includes dialogue of the visible arts, tune, society, heritage, and politics within the quarter
- Combines therapy of significant literary works and historic occasions with a survey of broader subject matters, hobbies and matters
- Explores the paintings of Edgar Allan Poe, Mark Twain, William Faulkner, Zora Neale Huston, Flannery O'Connor and Eudora Welty, in addition to these - black and white, female and male - who're writing now
- Co-edited by way of the esteemed student Richard grey, writer of the acclaimed quantity, A heritage of yank Literature (Blackwell, 2003)
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Extra info for A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South
Singal, Daniel J. (1982) The War Within: From Victorian to Modernist Thought in the South. Chapel Hill, NC. Smith, Frank E. (1965) Look Away from Dixie. Baton Rouge, LA. Stantling, Marion Wilson (1988) The Slave Narrative: Its Place in History. Washington, DC. Stephenson, Wendell H. and Coulter, E. ) (1947–95) The History of the South, 11 vols. Baton Rouge, LA. Tate, Linda (1994) A Southern Weave of Women: Fiction of the Contemporary South. Athens, GA. Taylor, Helen (2001) Circling Dixie: Contemporary Southern Culture through a Transatlantic Lens.
See also, for accounts of themselves by Southern women, Speaking for Ourselves: Women of the South, edited by Maxine Alexander (New York, 1977). Helen H. King, ‘‘Black Women and Women’s Lib,’’ Ebony, March, 1971, p. 70. See also, Donald G. Mathews and Jane Sherron De Hart, Sex, Gender, and the Politics of ERA: A State and the Nation (New York, 1990), p. 145; Hillbilly Women, edited by Kathy Kahn (New York, 1973), pp. 19, 183; Dolores Janiewski, Sisterhood Denied: Race, Gender and Class in a New South Community (Philadelphia, PA, 1985), pp.
And Wilson, Charles R. ) (1985–7) Perspectives on the American South: An Annual Review of Society, Politics, and Culture, Vols. 3 and 4. New York. Cook, Sylvia Jenkins (1976) From Tobacco Road to Route 66: The Southern Poor White in Fiction. Chapel Hill, NC. , William and Terrill, Thomas E. (1996) The American South: A History. New York. Dameron, J. Lesley (1986) No Fairer Land: Studies in Southern Literature Before 1900. Baton Rouge, LA. Daniel, Pete (1986) Standing at the Crossroads: Southern Life Since 1900.
A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South by Richard Gray, Owen Robinson