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By Richard Gray, Owen Robinson

From slave narratives to the Civil warfare, and from state tune to Southern game, this Companion is the definitive advisor to the literature and tradition of the yank South.

  • Includes dialogue of the visible arts, song, society, heritage, and politics within the sector
  • Combines remedy of significant literary works and old occasions with a survey of broader subject matters, hobbies and matters
  • 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 way of the esteemed student Richard grey, writer of the acclaimed quantity, A heritage of yankee Literature (Blackwell, 2003)

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Lexington, KY. Weisbrot, Robert (1990) Freedom Bound: A History of America’s Civil Rights Movement. New York. Whisnant, David E. (1994) Modernizing the Mountaineer: People, Power, and Planning in Appalachia. Knoxville, TN. Williams, J. W. (1995) Hillbillyland: What the Movies Did to the Mountains and What the Mountains Did to the Movies. Chapel Hill, NC. Wilson, Charles R. (1980) Baptized in Blood: The Religion of the Lost Cause, 1865–1920. Athens, GA. Wilson, Charles R. ) (1985) Religion in the South.

New York. Schulman, Bruce J. (1991) From Cotton Belt to Sunbelt: Federal Policy, Economic Development, and the Transformation of the South, 1938–1988. New York. Scott, Anne Firor (1970) The Southern Lady: From Pedestal to Politics, 1830–1930. Chicago. Shapiro, Henry D. (1991) Appalachia on Our Mind: The Southern Mountains and Mountaineers in the American Consciousness, 1880–1960. Knoxville, TN. Shields, David (1997) Civil Tongues and Polite Letters in British America. London. Simkins, Francis B.

Hale, Grace Elizabeth (1998) Making Whiteness: The Culture of Segregation in the South, 1890–1940. New York. Harrison, Elizabeth Jane (1991) Female Pastoral: Women Writers Re-Visioning the American South. Knoxville, TN. Hobson, Fred (1983) Tell About the South: The Southern Rage to Explain. Baton Rouge, LA. Hobson, Fred (1991) The Southern Writer and the Postmodern World. Athens, GA. Holman, C. Hugh (1972) The Roots of Southern Writing. Baton Rouge, LA. Hubbell, Jay B. (1954) The South in American Literature, 1607–1900.

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