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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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Jean Carol Griffith
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 217 pages) : illustrations.|
|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.|
|Contents:||Introduction: Writing region in the new century --
"Is New York such a labyrinth?" : street life and amalgamation in Wharton's and Glasgow's city --
Men of the mob and "fascinatingly American" women --
"Et que cétait comme dans le livre" : Wharton, the Harlem Renaissance, and all that jazz --
"Virginia is not dead but sleepeth": segregation and the "family Black and white" in Glasgow's and Cather's South --
Family reunion : slavery as usable past --
A house divided : the interracial family and the white supremacist community --
"Fortunate country" : old immigrants and new women in Cather's and Wharton's West --
How the West was whitened --
New women and the world of business --
Conclusion: "Always, everywhere, inferior."
|Series Title:||Studies in American literary realism and naturalism.|
|Responsibility:||Jean Carol Griffith.|
"Focusing on the lamentable destruction of cultural idols, illusions, and idealism by outsiders who do not understand their origin--as evidenced in the works of Ellen Glasgow, Willa Cather, and Edith
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