A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American by Richard Gray, Owen Robinson

By Richard Gray, Owen Robinson

From slave narratives to the Civil conflict, and from kingdom song to Southern game, this significant other is the definitive consultant to the literature and tradition of the yank South.

  • Includes dialogue of the visible arts, song, society, background, and politics within the zone
  • Combines therapy of significant literary works and old occasions with a survey of broader topics, activities 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 way of the esteemed student Richard grey, writer of the acclaimed quantity, A heritage of yankee Literature (Blackwell, 2003)

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