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The Cambridge companion to Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author: Cindy Weinstein; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Cambridge Companion to Harriet Beecher Stowe establishes new parameters for both scholarly and classroom discussion of Beecher Stowe's writing and life. This collection of specially commissioned essays provides new perspectives on the frequently read classic Uncle Tom's Cabin, as well as on topics of perennial interest, such as Stowe's representation of race, her attitude to reform, and her relationship to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
History
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Named Person: Harriet Beecher Stowe; Harriet Beecher Stowe; Harriet Beecher Stowe; Harriet Beecher Stowe; Harriet Beecher Stowe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cindy Weinstein; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
ISBN: 052182592X 9780521825924 0521533090 9780521533096
OCLC Number: 53993020
Description: xiv, 250 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Cindy Weinstein --
Stowe and race / Samuel Otter --
Uncle Tom's Cabin and the south / Cindy Weinstein --
Uncle Tom's Cabin and the American Renaissance: the sacramental aesthetic of Harriet Beecher Stowe / Michael T. Gilmore --
Reading and children: Uncle Tom's Cabin and The Pearl of Orr's Island / Gillian Brown --
Uncle Tom and Harriet Beecher Stowe in England / Audrey Fisch --
Staging black insurrection: Dred on stage / Judie Newman --
Stowe and regionalism / Marjorie Pryse --
Stowe and the law / Gregg Crane --
Harriet Beecher Stowe and the American reform tradition / Ronald G. Walters --
Harriet Beecher Stowe and the dream of the great American novel / Lawrence Buell --
Stowe and the literature of social change / Carolyn L. Karcher --
The afterlife of Uncle Tom's Cabin / Kenneth W. Warren.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Other Titles: Companion to Harriet Beecher Stowe
Responsibility: edited by Cindy Weinstein.
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This provides fresh perspectives on the frequently read classic Uncle Tom's Cabin, as well as on topics of perennial interest, such as Stowe's representation of race, her attitude to reform, and her  Read more...

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"Highly recommended." J.W. Hall, University of Mississippi, CHOICE

 
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