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By Richard Gray, Owen Robinson

From slave narratives to the Civil warfare, 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 zone
  • Combines remedy of significant literary works and old occasions with a survey of broader issues, routine and concerns
  • 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 means of the esteemed student Richard grey, writer of the acclaimed quantity, A heritage of yank Literature (Blackwell, 2003)

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1981) The Celluloid South: Hollywood and the Southern Myth. Knoxville, TN. Cash, Wilbur J. (1941) The Mind of the South. New York. Cobb, James C. (1984) Industrialization and Southern Society, 1877–1984. Lexington, KY. Cobb, James C. (1992) The Most Southern Place on Earth: The Mississippi Delta and the Roots of Regional Identity. New York. Cobb, James C. (1999) Redefining Southern Culture: Mind and Identity in the Modern South. Athens, GA. Writing Southern Cultures 23 Cobb, James C. and Wilson, Charles R.

Pudup, Mary Beth et al. ) (1997) Appalachia in the Making: The Mountain South in the Nineteenth Century. Knoxville, TN. Reed, John Shelton (1986) The Enduring South: Subcultural Persistence in Mass Society. Chapel Hill, NC. Reed, John Shelton (1986) Southern Folk Plain and Fancy: Native White Social Types. Athens, GA. Ridgely, J. V. (1980) Nineteenth-Century Southern Literature. Lexington, KY. Roller, David and Twyman, Robert W. ) (1979) The Encyclopedia of Southern History. Baton Rouge, LA. , Louis D.

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