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The Resource Dirt and desire : reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990, Patricia Yaeger, (electronic resource)

Dirt and desire : reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990, Patricia Yaeger, (electronic resource)

Label
Dirt and desire : reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990
Title
Dirt and desire
Title remainder
reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Yaeger
Title variation
  • Dirt & desire
  • Reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The story of southern writing--the Dixie Limited, if you will--runs along an iron path: an official narrative of a literature about community, about place and the past, about miscegenation, white patriarchy, and the epic of race. Patricia Yaeger dynamites the rails, providing an entirely new set of categories through which to understand southern literature and culture. For Yaeger, works by black and white southern women writers reveal a shared obsession with monstrosity and the grotesque and with the strange zones of contact between black and white, such as the daily trauma of underpaid labor and
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yaeger, Patricia
Dewey number
810.9/9287/09750904
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Women and literature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Authors, American
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • Race in literature
Label
Dirt and desire : reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990, Patricia Yaeger, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Chapter Nine Studying the Wafflehouse Chain, or Dirt as Desire in Their Eyes Were Watching GodNotes; References; Index
Control code
ocn368762807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226944913
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)368762807
Label
Dirt and desire : reconstructing southern women's writing, 1930-1990, Patricia Yaeger, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Chapter Nine Studying the Wafflehouse Chain, or Dirt as Desire in Their Eyes Were Watching GodNotes; References; Index
Control code
ocn368762807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226944913
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)368762807

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