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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Schmidt, Peter, 1951 December 23-
Sitting in darkness.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2008
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 259 pages) : illustrations|
|Contents:||Changing views of post-Civil War Black education in the fiction of Lydia Maria Child, Ellwood Griest, and Constance Fenimore Woolson (1867-1878) --
A fool's education : Albion Tourgée's A fool's errand, The invisible empire, and Bricks without straw (1879-1880) --
Of the people, by the people, and for the people : Frances E.W. Harper's cultural work in Iola Leroy (1892) --
Conflicted race nationalism : Sutton Griggs's Imperium in imperio (1899) --
Lynching and the liberal arts : rediscovering George Marion McClellan's Old Greenbottom Inn and other stories (1906) --
JIm Crow colonialism's dependancy model for "uplift": promotion and reaction --
Ghosts of Reconstruction : Samuel C. Armstrong, Booker T. Washington, and the disciplinary regimes of Jim Crow colonialism --
From planter paternalism to Uncle Sam's largesse abroad : Ellen M. Ingraham's Bond and free (1882) and Marietta Holley's Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition (1904) --
Counter-statements to Jim Crow colonialism : Mark Twain's "To the person sitting in darkness" (1901) and Aurelio Tolentino's Yesterday, today, and tomorrow (1905) --
Educating whites to be white on the global frontier : hypnotism and ambivalence in Thomas Dixon and Owen Wister (1900-1905) --
The dark archive: early twentieth-century critiques of Jim Crow colonialism by New South novelists --
The education of Walter Hines Page : a gentleman's disagreement with the New South in The Southerner, being the autobiography of "Nicholas Worth" (1909) --
Anti-colonial education? : W.E.B. Du Bois's Quest of the silver fleece (1911) and Darkwater (1920) --
Romancing multiracial democracy : George Washington Cable's Lovers of Louisiana (to-day) (1918).
- American fiction -- Southern States -- History and criticism.
- African Americans in literature.
- Education in literature.
- Race relations in literature.
- Imperialism in literature.
- Citizenship in literature.
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) in literature.
- Literature and history -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
- Literature and history -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
- Southern States -- In literature.
- LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
- American fiction.
- Literature and history.
- Reconstruction (United States : 1865-1877) in literature.
- Southern States.
- United States.