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The Resource To be suddenly white : literary realism and racial passing, Steven J. Belluscio, (electronic resource)

To be suddenly white : literary realism and racial passing, Steven J. Belluscio, (electronic resource)

Label
To be suddenly white : literary realism and racial passing
Title
To be suddenly white
Title remainder
literary realism and racial passing
Statement of responsibility
Steven J. Belluscio
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the challenges of subjective passing narratives written during the height of literary realism. Discusses racial and ethnic differences, assimilation, passing, and identity by comparing African-American narratives of James Johnson, Nella Larson, and George Schuyler and 'white' ethnic (Jewish-American and Italian-American) narratives by Mary Antin, Anzia Yezierska, and Guido D'Agostino"--Provided by publisher
Action
digitized
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Belluscio, Steven J
Dewey number
810.9/3552
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • Minorities
  • African Americans
  • Assimilation (Sociology) in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Passing (Identity) in literature
  • Human skin color in literature
  • Race awareness in literature
  • Group identity in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Realism in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Autobiography
Label
To be suddenly white : literary realism and racial passing, Steven J. Belluscio, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Assimilation, whiteness, and realism -- To pass or not to pass? William Dean Howells's and Frances E.W. Harper's "not very black" women -- Race or nation? White ethnics upstream in the writing of Cautela, Cahan, D'Agostino, Lewisohn, and Ornitz -- "To rise above this absurd drama that others have staged" : race critique and genre in Chesnutt, Johnson, and Schuyler -- "As if I were dead" : passing into subjectivity in the writings of Ets, Antin, Yezierska, and Barolini -- Women "caught between two allegiances" : the drive toward modernism in Chesnutt, White, Fauset, and Larsen
Control code
ocn191930150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826264855
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191930150
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
To be suddenly white : literary realism and racial passing, Steven J. Belluscio, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Assimilation, whiteness, and realism -- To pass or not to pass? William Dean Howells's and Frances E.W. Harper's "not very black" women -- Race or nation? White ethnics upstream in the writing of Cautela, Cahan, D'Agostino, Lewisohn, and Ornitz -- "To rise above this absurd drama that others have staged" : race critique and genre in Chesnutt, Johnson, and Schuyler -- "As if I were dead" : passing into subjectivity in the writings of Ets, Antin, Yezierska, and Barolini -- Women "caught between two allegiances" : the drive toward modernism in Chesnutt, White, Fauset, and Larsen
Control code
ocn191930150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826264855
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191930150
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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