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The Resource Hearts of darkness : wellsprings of a southern literary tradition, Bertram Wyatt-Brown

Hearts of darkness : wellsprings of a southern literary tradition, Bertram Wyatt-Brown

Label
Hearts of darkness : wellsprings of a southern literary tradition
Title
Hearts of darkness
Title remainder
wellsprings of a southern literary tradition
Statement of responsibility
Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1932-2012
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Wyatt-Brown, Bertram
Dewey number
810.9/975
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS261
LC item number
.W93 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Walter Lynwood Fleming lectures in southern history
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  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Imagination in literature
  • Melancholy in literature
  • Honor in literature
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Label
Hearts of darkness : wellsprings of a southern literary tradition, Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Trickster motif and disillusion : Uncle Remus and Mark Twain
  • IV. The impact of female writers
  • Lowering birds at the dawn of modernism : Constance Fenimore Woolson and Kate Chopin
  • Female "Southern renaissance" : Willa Cather and Ellen Glasgow
  • I. The origins of Southern literary melancholy
  • Alienation and art : Poe's Raven
  • II. Sectionalism, war, defeat
  • Literary fire-eaters : a "culture of failure" : Tucker, Hammond, and Ruffin
  • "Golden goal" unachieved : William Gilmore Simms & Co.--
  • "English malady" in Southern poetry : 1830-1880
  • III. Subversive humor, melancholy dualities
  • Little shop girl's sad knight : O. Henry
Control code
000165476
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 235 p.
Isbn
9780807128442
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009144
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000165476
  • (OCoLC)50035479
Label
Hearts of darkness : wellsprings of a southern literary tradition, Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Trickster motif and disillusion : Uncle Remus and Mark Twain
  • IV. The impact of female writers
  • Lowering birds at the dawn of modernism : Constance Fenimore Woolson and Kate Chopin
  • Female "Southern renaissance" : Willa Cather and Ellen Glasgow
  • I. The origins of Southern literary melancholy
  • Alienation and art : Poe's Raven
  • II. Sectionalism, war, defeat
  • Literary fire-eaters : a "culture of failure" : Tucker, Hammond, and Ruffin
  • "Golden goal" unachieved : William Gilmore Simms & Co.--
  • "English malady" in Southern poetry : 1830-1880
  • III. Subversive humor, melancholy dualities
  • Little shop girl's sad knight : O. Henry
Control code
000165476
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 235 p.
Isbn
9780807128442
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009144
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000165476
  • (OCoLC)50035479

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