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Jack London's racial lives : a critical biography

Auteur : Jeanne Campbell Reesman
Éditeur : Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2009.
Édition/format :   Print book : Biographie : Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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"Jack London (1876-1916), known for his naturalistic and mythic tales, remains among the most popular and influential American writers in the world. Jack London's Racial Lives offers the first full study of the enormously important issue of race in London's life and diverse works, whether set in the Klondike, Hawaii, or the South Seas or during the Russo-Japanese War, the Jack Johnson world heavyweight bouts, or the  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Biographie
Biography
biografi
Personne nommée : Jack London; Jack London; Jack London; Jack London; Jack London, pseud. van John Griffith Chaney.; Jack London; Jack London; Jack London; Jack London
Type d’ouvrage : Biographie, Publication gouvernementale, Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état, Ressource Internet
Format : Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Jeanne Campbell Reesman
ISBN : 9780820327891 0820327891 9780820337814 0820337811
Numéro OCLC : 225874019
Description : xviii, 389 pages, [40] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contenu : Jack London and race --
True north or white silence? Slave vs. "zone-conqueror" in the Klondike --
Marching with the censor: Jack London, author! And the Japanese army --
London and the postcolonial South Pacific --
Jack London, Jack Johnson, and the "great white hope" --
A "'Good Indian'"? Race as class in Martin Eden --
"Make westing" for the Sonoma dream --
"Mongrels" to "young wise ones": on the Mexican Revolution and On the Makaloa mat.
Responsabilité : Jeanne Campbell Reesman.
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Reesman explores London's choices of genre by analyzing racial content and purpose and judges his literary artistry against a standard of racial tolerance. Although he promoted white superiority in  Lire la suite...

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"Jack London's Racial Lives" reveals the ambiguity of London's temperamental views of race while making a case that he was progressive and radical in his racial views in some of his work. Was Jack Lire la suite...

 
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