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The Resource The slave in the swamp : disrupting the plantation narrative, William Tynes Cowan

The slave in the swamp : disrupting the plantation narrative, William Tynes Cowan

Label
The slave in the swamp : disrupting the plantation narrative
Title
The slave in the swamp
Title remainder
disrupting the plantation narrative
Statement of responsibility
William Tynes Cowan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 2005
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cowan, William Tynes
Dewey number
326/.0973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Slavery in literature
  • American fiction
  • Fugitive slaves in literature
  • Plantation life in literature
  • Southern States
Label
The slave in the swamp : disrupting the plantation narrative, William Tynes Cowan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: into the dismal swamp -- Identity and the dynamics of space -- Sambo, Nat, and the gentleman planter: notions of self on the plantation -- The slave in the swamp: claiming space -- John Pendleton Kennedy's Swallow barn and the birth of plantation literature -- Literary swamps of the 1850s -- Proslavery writers in the wake of Uncle Tom's Cabin -- African American views of the swamp: slave narratives and early fiction -- Stowe's Dred and the discourse of violence in the 1850s -- Reconciliation and the lost cause -- Dredging the swamps: Joel Chandler Harris and the packaging of African American folklore -- The cult of the lost cause and Thomas Nelson Page's "No Haid Pawn" -- George Washington Cable's The Grandissimes and plantation narrative(s) -- Conclusion: the body of the maroon
Control code
ocn858861676
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299867376
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861676
Label
The slave in the swamp : disrupting the plantation narrative, William Tynes Cowan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: into the dismal swamp -- Identity and the dynamics of space -- Sambo, Nat, and the gentleman planter: notions of self on the plantation -- The slave in the swamp: claiming space -- John Pendleton Kennedy's Swallow barn and the birth of plantation literature -- Literary swamps of the 1850s -- Proslavery writers in the wake of Uncle Tom's Cabin -- African American views of the swamp: slave narratives and early fiction -- Stowe's Dred and the discourse of violence in the 1850s -- Reconciliation and the lost cause -- Dredging the swamps: Joel Chandler Harris and the packaging of African American folklore -- The cult of the lost cause and Thomas Nelson Page's "No Haid Pawn" -- George Washington Cable's The Grandissimes and plantation narrative(s) -- Conclusion: the body of the maroon
Control code
ocn858861676
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299867376
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861676

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