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Criticism and the color line : desegrating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham

Label
Criticism and the color line : desegrating American literary studies
Title
Criticism and the color line
Title remainder
desegrating American literary studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Henry B. Wonham
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1960-
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Wonham, Henry B.
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Whites
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Racism in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
Criticism and the color line : desegrating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Henry B. Wonham
  • p. 1
  • Unspeakable Things Unspoken: The Afro-American Presence in American Literature/
  • Toni Morrison
  • p. 16
  • Mr. Clemens and Jim Crow: Twain, Race, and Blackface/
  • Eric Lott
  • p. 30
  • "Who I Was": Ethnic Identity and American Literary Ethnocentrism/
  • Peter Carafiol
  • p. 43
  • Reading Black, White, and Gray in 1968: The Origins of the Contemporary Narrativity of Slavery/
  • Ashraf H. A. Rushdy
  • p. 63
  • Politics of Mourning: Cultural Grief-Work from Frederick Douglass to Fanny Fern/
  • Jeffrey Steele
  • p. 95
  • Black and White Voices in an Early African-American Colonization Narrative: Problems of Genre and Emergence/
  • Dickson D. Bruce, Jr.
  • p. 112
  • Howells, Du Bois, and the Effect of "Common-Sense": Race, Realism, and Nervousness in An Imperative Duty and The Souls of Black Folk/
  • Henry B. Wonham
  • p. 126
  • Remaking of Americans: Gertrude Stein's "Melanctha" and African-American Musical Traditions/
  • Carla L. Peterson
  • p. 140
  • Master's Tools Revisited: Foundation Work in Anna Julia Cooper/
  • Todd Vogel
  • p. 158
  • African-American Presence in Stowe's Dred/
  • Robert S. Levine
  • p. 171
  • Sentimental Abolition in Douglass's Decade: Revision, Erotic Conversion, and the Politics of Witnessing in "The Heroic Slave" and My Bondage and My Freedom/
  • P. Gabrielle Foreman
  • p. 191
  • Blind Leading the Blind: The Racial Gaze as Plot Dilemma in "Benito Cereno" and "The Heroic Slave"/
  • Herman Beavers
  • p. 205
  • Ghost of Race: Edgar Allan Poe and the Southern Gothic/
  • Teresa Goddu
  • p. 230
  • Interrogating "Whiteness," Complicating "Blackness": Remapping American Culture/
  • Shelley Fisher Fishkin
  • p. 251
  • Notes on Contributors.
  • p. 291
  • Index.
  • p. 293
Control code
ocm32854934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780813522630
Lccn
95033062
Label
Criticism and the color line : desegrating American literary studies, edited by Henry B. Wonham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Henry B. Wonham
  • p. 1
  • Unspeakable Things Unspoken: The Afro-American Presence in American Literature/
  • Toni Morrison
  • p. 16
  • Mr. Clemens and Jim Crow: Twain, Race, and Blackface/
  • Eric Lott
  • p. 30
  • "Who I Was": Ethnic Identity and American Literary Ethnocentrism/
  • Peter Carafiol
  • p. 43
  • Reading Black, White, and Gray in 1968: The Origins of the Contemporary Narrativity of Slavery/
  • Ashraf H. A. Rushdy
  • p. 63
  • Politics of Mourning: Cultural Grief-Work from Frederick Douglass to Fanny Fern/
  • Jeffrey Steele
  • p. 95
  • Black and White Voices in an Early African-American Colonization Narrative: Problems of Genre and Emergence/
  • Dickson D. Bruce, Jr.
  • p. 112
  • Howells, Du Bois, and the Effect of "Common-Sense": Race, Realism, and Nervousness in An Imperative Duty and The Souls of Black Folk/
  • Henry B. Wonham
  • p. 126
  • Remaking of Americans: Gertrude Stein's "Melanctha" and African-American Musical Traditions/
  • Carla L. Peterson
  • p. 140
  • Master's Tools Revisited: Foundation Work in Anna Julia Cooper/
  • Todd Vogel
  • p. 158
  • African-American Presence in Stowe's Dred/
  • Robert S. Levine
  • p. 171
  • Sentimental Abolition in Douglass's Decade: Revision, Erotic Conversion, and the Politics of Witnessing in "The Heroic Slave" and My Bondage and My Freedom/
  • P. Gabrielle Foreman
  • p. 191
  • Blind Leading the Blind: The Racial Gaze as Plot Dilemma in "Benito Cereno" and "The Heroic Slave"/
  • Herman Beavers
  • p. 205
  • Ghost of Race: Edgar Allan Poe and the Southern Gothic/
  • Teresa Goddu
  • p. 230
  • Interrogating "Whiteness," Complicating "Blackness": Remapping American Culture/
  • Shelley Fisher Fishkin
  • p. 251
  • Notes on Contributors.
  • p. 291
  • Index.
  • p. 293
Control code
ocm32854934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 299 p.
Isbn
9780813522630
Lccn
95033062

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