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Critical essays on Charles W. Chesnutt

Author: Joseph R McElrath
Publisher: New York : G.K. Hall, ©1999.
Series: Critical essays on American literature.
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This book offers interviews, reviews, personal statements, essays, and articles examining the style of African American writer, Charles Chesnutt, with a biographical introduction.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Critical essays on Charles W. Chesnutt.
New York : G.K. Hall, c1999
(OCoLC)682391702
Named Person: Charles W Chesnutt; Charles Waddell Chesnutt; Charles Waddell Chesnutt; Charles W Chesnutt
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph R McElrath
ISBN: 078380055X 9780783800554
OCLC Number: 41528129
Description: xv, 306 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Reviews. Chronicle and comment ; Books of the day ; Literature ; Reviews of recent fiction / Anonymous --
About books and authors / Anne Pendleton --
The reviewer's table / Nathaniel Stephenson --
Novel notes / Florence A.H. Morgan --
Literature, music, art, and social and personal notes ; Literature ; The rambler / Anonymous --
Life of Frederick Douglass / O[rra]. L[anghorne]. --
A new author of good stories ; The book-buyers guide ; Literature section / Anonymous --
Two new novelists / [Hamilton Wright Mabie] --
Mr. Charles W. Chesnutt's stories / William Dean Howells --
The reviewer's table / Nathaniel Stephenson --
Two new books by Charles W. Chesnutt ; Our literary folks ; Biographies / Anonymous --
Charles W. Chesnutt : a new delineation of southern life / W[illiam]. W. H[udson]. --
The bookman's table / Hutchins Hapgood --
Talk about books / A. E. H. --
The book-buyers guide ; New books and periodicals ; An unfortunate heroine ; Recent fiction / Anonymous --
A new element in fiction / Elisabeth L. Cary --
Charles W. Chesnutt / John Livingston Wright --
There is no frigate like a book / George Hamlin Fitch --
Talk about books / A. E. H. --
A psychological counter-current in recent fiction / William Dean Howells --
News in the world of books / Katherine Glover --
Novel notes / F. M. H. --
Literature ; More fiction / Anonymous --
Note and comment / T. Thomas Fortune --
Literary notes ; Books of the week ; A shattered Arcadia ; Books new and old / Anonymous --
The colonel's dream / Nahum Daniel Brascher --
The new books / Anonymous --
Interviews and personal statements. An aboriginal author / Pauline Carrington Bouvé --
[Chestnutt's 'The Negro in the South' : a summary] / Anonymous --
Mr. Chesnutt at work / Max Bennett Thrasher --
Essays and articles. [Chesnutt as a mulatto figure] / Albert Bushnell Hart --
[A "talented tenth"] / Alfred Holt Stone --
The mulatto : problem of race mixture / Ray Stannard Baker --
[More Caucasion than African] / Albert Bushnell Hart --
Charles Waddell Chesnutt / Benjamin Griffith Brawley --
The Negro's contribution to literature, music, and oratory / William H. Ferris --
The Negro in literature / William Stanley Braithwaite --
The Negro as writer / John Chamberlain --
Chesnutt / Sterling Brown --
The mulatto in American fiction / Penelope Bullock --
Social realism in Charles W. Chesnutt / Russell Ames --
Charles W. Chestnutt : novelist of a cause / Carol B. Gartner --
The art of The conjure woman / Richard E. Baldwin --
The evolution of Charles Chestnutt's The house behind the cedars / Robert P. Sedlack --
A better mousetrap : Washington's program and The colonel's dream / Susan L. Blake --
Rena Walden : Chesnutt's failed "future American" / SallyAnn H. Ferguson --
Charles W. Chesnutt's The wife of his youth : the unveiling of the black storyteller / Lorne Fienberg --
Voices at the Nadir : Charles Chesnutt and David Bryant Fulton / William Gleason --
W.D. Howells and race : Charles W. Chesnutt's disappointment of the dean / Joseph R. McElrath Jr. --
Under the Upas Tree : Charles Chesnutt's gothic / Charles L. Crow --
"The growth of a dozen tendrils" : the polyglot satire of Chesnutt's The colonel's dream / Gary Scharnhorst --
Telling genealogy : notions of the family in The wife of his youth / Charles Duncan.
Series Title: Critical essays on American literature.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph R. McElrath Jr.

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This book offers interviews, reviews, personal statements, essays, and articles examining the style of African American writer, Charles Chesnutt, with a biographical introduction.

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