skip to content
Truth stranger than fiction : race, realism, and the U.S. literary marketplace Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Truth stranger than fiction : race, realism, and the U.S. literary marketplace

Author: Augusta Rohrbach
Publisher: New York : Palgrave, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Using the lens of business history to contextualize the development of an American literary tradition, this book shows how African-American literature and culture greatly influenced the development  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: William Lloyd Garrison; William Lloyd Garrison
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Augusta Rohrbach
ISBN: 0312239211 9780312239213
OCLC Number: 47625404
Description: xvi, 153 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: "Truth stranger and stronger than fiction": reexamining William Lloyd Garrison's The liberator --
Making it real: the impact of slave narratives on the literary marketplace --
The strange disappearance of Rose Terry Cooke and the eclipse of American realism --
William Dean Howells without his mustache --
The manner of the marketplace: Edith Wharton as race writer --
Keeping it real: truth more marketable than fiction?
Responsibility: Augusta Rohrbach.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Truth Stranger than Fiction is the first book to explore the direct relationship between slave narratives and realism in American fiction. It is a ground-breaking study, essential to the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47625404> # Truth stranger than fiction : race, realism, and the U.S. literary marketplace
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "47625404" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086506> ; # Race in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799727> ; # African Americans in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810800> ; # Antislavery movements
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1091237> ; # Realism in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025320> ; # Money in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807048> ; # American fiction
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/capitalism_and_literature_united_states_history_19th_century> ; # Capitalism and literature--United States--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Person/garrison_william_lloyd_1805_1879> ; # William Lloyd Garrison
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/prosa> ; # Prosa
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/realismus> ; # Realismus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100300202> ; # William Lloyd Garrison
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Event/geschichte_1830_1930> ; # Geschichte 1830-1930.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/economics_and_literature_united_states_history_19th_century> ; # Economics and literature--United States--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101032> ; # American fiction--19th century--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Event/1800_1899> ; # 1800-1899
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/846459> ; # Capitalism and literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120515> ; # Slavery in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/sklave_motiv> ; # Sklave (Motiv)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100463> ; # Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902245> ; # Economics and literature
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.30912/e21/> ;
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/118384240> ; # Augusta Rohrbach
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:description ""Truth stranger and stronger than fiction": reexamining William Lloyd Garrison's The liberator -- Making it real: the impact of slave narratives on the literary marketplace -- The strange disappearance of Rose Terry Cooke and the eclipse of American realism -- William Dean Howells without his mustache -- The manner of the marketplace: Edith Wharton as race writer -- Keeping it real: truth more marketable than fiction?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/36763607> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Truth stranger than fiction : race, realism, and the U.S. literary marketplace"@en ;
   schema:productID "47625404" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47625404#PublicationEvent/new_york_palgrave_2002> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Agent/palgrave> ; # Palgrave
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/hol051/2001046162.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312239213> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA228181> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA1U3698> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47625404> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Event/geschichte_1830_1930> # Geschichte 1830-1930.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1830-1930." ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1830-1930" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Person/garrison_william_lloyd_1805_1879> # William Lloyd Garrison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1805" ;
   schema:deathDate "1879" ;
   schema:familyName "Garrison" ;
   schema:givenName "William Lloyd" ;
   schema:name "William Lloyd Garrison" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/capitalism_and_literature_united_states_history_19th_century> # Capitalism and literature--United States--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85019963> ;
   schema:name "Capitalism and literature--United States--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/36763607#Topic/economics_and_literature_united_states_history_19th_century> # Economics and literature--United States--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh98003728> ;
   schema:name "Economics and literature--United States--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100463> # Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101032> # American fiction--19th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American fiction--19th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025320> # Money in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Money in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086506> # Race in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Race in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1091237> # Realism in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Realism in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120515> # Slavery in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Slavery in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799727> # African Americans in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807048> # American fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810800> # Antislavery movements
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antislavery movements"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/846459> # Capitalism and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Capitalism and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902245> # Economics and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Economics and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100300202> # William Lloyd Garrison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1805" ;
   schema:deathDate "1879" ;
   schema:familyName "Garrison" ;
   schema:givenName "William Lloyd" ;
   schema:name "William Lloyd Garrison" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/118384240> # Augusta Rohrbach
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Rohrbach" ;
   schema:givenName "Augusta" ;
   schema:name "Augusta Rohrbach" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312239213>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0312239211" ;
   schema:isbn "9780312239213" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47625404>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47625404> ; # Truth stranger than fiction : race, realism, and the U.S. literary marketplace
   schema:dateModified "2017-04-03" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.