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The Resource Freedom's empire : race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)

Freedom's empire : race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)

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Freedom's empire : race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940
Title
Freedom's empire
Title remainder
race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940
Statement of responsibility
Laura Doyle
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Doyle, Laura
Index
index present
LC call number
PS371
LC item number
.D69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • English fiction
  • Race in literature
  • Liberty in literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
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Freedom's empire : race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-553) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Atlantic horizon, interior turn: seventeenth-century racial revolution -- Liberty's historiography: James Harrington to Mercy Otis Warren -- The poetics of liberty and the racial sublime -- Entering atlantic history: Oroonoko, Imoinda, and Behn -- Rape as entry into liberty: Haywood and Richardson -- Transatlantic seductions: Defoe, Rowson, Brown, and Wilson -- Middle-passage plots: Defoe, Equiano, Melville -- At liberty's limits: Walpole and Lewis -- Saxon dissociation in Brockden Brown -- Dispossession in Jacobs and Hopkins -- Freedom by removal in Sedgwick -- "A" for Atlantic in Hawthorne -- Freedom's eastward turn in Eliot's Daniel Deronda -- Trickster epic in Hopkins's contending forces -- Queering freedom's theft in Nella Larsen -- Woolf's queer atlantic oeuvre
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 578 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822388739
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Freedom's empire : race and the rise of the novel in Atlantic modernity, 1640-1940, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-553) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Atlantic horizon, interior turn: seventeenth-century racial revolution -- Liberty's historiography: James Harrington to Mercy Otis Warren -- The poetics of liberty and the racial sublime -- Entering atlantic history: Oroonoko, Imoinda, and Behn -- Rape as entry into liberty: Haywood and Richardson -- Transatlantic seductions: Defoe, Rowson, Brown, and Wilson -- Middle-passage plots: Defoe, Equiano, Melville -- At liberty's limits: Walpole and Lewis -- Saxon dissociation in Brockden Brown -- Dispossession in Jacobs and Hopkins -- Freedom by removal in Sedgwick -- "A" for Atlantic in Hawthorne -- Freedom's eastward turn in Eliot's Daniel Deronda -- Trickster epic in Hopkins's contending forces -- Queering freedom's theft in Nella Larsen -- Woolf's queer atlantic oeuvre
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 578 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822388739
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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