The Cambridge companion to the literature of the American South /

"Featuring essays written by an international team of experts, this Companion maps the dynamic literary landscape of the American South"-- Provided by publisher.

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Other Authors: Monteith, Sharon.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, [2013]
Series:Cambridge companions to literature.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: mapping the figurative South / Sharon Monteith
  • 1. Region, genre, and the nineteenth-century South / Kathryn B. McKee
  • 2. Slave narratives and neo-slave narratives / Judie Newman
  • 3. Literature and the Civil War / Will Kaufman
  • 4. Literature and Reconstruction / Scott Romine
  • 5. Southern verse in poetry and song / Ernest Suarez
  • 6. Southern modernists and modernity / David A. Davis
  • 7. Poverty and progress / Sarah Robertson
  • 8. The southern renaissance and the Faulknerian South / John T. Matthews
  • 9. Southern women writers and their influence / Pearl McHaney
  • 10. Hollywood dreaming: southern writers and the movies / Sarah Gleeson-White
  • 11. Civil rights fiction / Sharon Monteith
  • 12. Southern drama / Gary Richards
  • 13. Queering the South / Michael Bibler
  • 14. Immigrant writers: transnational stories of a 'worlded' South / Nahem Yousaf

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