WorldCat Identities

Ladd, Barbara

Overview
Works: 6 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 3,426 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS261, 810.9975
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Ladd
Nationalism and the color line in George W. Cable, Mark Twain, and William Faulkner by Barbara Ladd( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalism and the Color Line in George W. Cable, Mark Twain, and William Faulkner is a strikingly original study of works by three postbellum novelists with strong ties to the Deep South and Mississippi Valley. In it, Barbara Ladd argues that writers like Cable, Twain, and Faulkner cannot be read exclusively within the context of a nationalistically defined "American" literature, but must also be understood in light of the cultural legacy that French and Spanish colonialism bestowed on the Deep South and the Mississippi River Valley, specifically with respect to the very different ways these colonialist cultures conceptualized race, color, and nationality
Resisting history : gender, modernity, and authorship in William Faulkner, Zora Neale Hurston, and Eudora Welty by Barbara Ladd( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a major reinterpretation, Resisting History reveals that women, as subjects of writing and as writing subjects themselves, played a far more important role in shaping the landscape of modernism than has been previously acknowledged. Here Barbara Ladd offers powerful new readings of three southern writers who reimagined authorship between World War I and the mid-1950s. Resisting History challenges ideas about history as a coherent narrative and about the development of U.S. modernism and points the way to new histories of literary and cultural modernisms in which the work of women shares cen
The changing university and the humanities( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Oxford handbook of the literature of the US South( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The Oxford Handbook to the Literature of the U.S. South brings together contemporary views of the literature of the U.S. South in a series of essays employing critical tools not traditionally used in approaching southern literature. It assumes ideas of the South-global, multicultural, plural: more Souths than South-that would not have been embraced two or three decades ago, and it similarly expands the idea of literature itself" --
The social speaker : the poems of John Crowe Ransom by Barbara Ladd( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Faulkner: beyond the United States( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (21)

Covers
Resisting history : gender, modernity, and authorship in William Faulkner, Zora Neale Hurston, and Eudora Welty