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By Richard Gray, Owen Robinson

From slave narratives to the Civil conflict, and from kingdom tune to Southern activity, this significant other is the definitive consultant to the literature and tradition of the yankee South.

  • Includes dialogue of the visible arts, tune, society, heritage, and politics within the zone
  • Combines therapy of significant literary works and old occasions with a survey of broader subject matters, routine and concerns
  • Explores the paintings of Edgar Allan Poe, Mark Twain, William Faulkner, Zora Neale Huston, Flannery O'Connor and Eudora Welty, in addition to these - black and white, female and male - who're writing now
  • Co-edited through the esteemed pupil Richard grey, writer of the acclaimed quantity, A background of yankee Literature (Blackwell, 2003)

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See also, Marjorie R. Hershey, ‘‘The Congressional Elections,’’ in The Election of 1996: Reports and Interpretations, edited by Gerald R. Pomper (Chatham, NJ, 1997), p. 229. Also, The Lasting South: Fourteen Southerners Look at their Home, edited by Louis D. , and James K. Kilpatrick (Chicago, 1957); Francis B. Simkins, The Everlasting South (Baton Rouge, LA, 1963); ‘‘Fifteen Southerners,’’ Why the South Will Survive (Athens, GA, 1981); John H. Maclachlan and Joe S. , This Changing South (Gainesville, FL, 1956); Frank E.

Wilson and William Ferris (Chapel Hill, NC, 1989). 17 Ernest Gaines, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (New York, 1972), p. 9; see also, p. 151; William Faulkner, ‘‘An Introduction to The Sound and the Fury,’’ Mississippi Quarterly, XXVI (1973), 412; Conversations with Ernest Gaines, edited by John Lowe (Jackson, MS, 1995), p. 61; Allan Gurganus, Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (New York, 1989), p. xix. 18 Dorothy Allison, Bastard Out of Carolina (London, 1993), p. 26; see also, p.

Shapiro, Henry D. (1991) Appalachia on Our Mind: The Southern Mountains and Mountaineers in the American Consciousness, 1880–1960. Knoxville, TN. Shields, David (1997) Civil Tongues and Polite Letters in British America. London. Simkins, Francis B. (1963) The Everlasting South. Baton Rouge, LA. Simpson, Lewis P. (1975) The Dispossessed Garden: Pastoral and History in Southern Literature. Baton Rouge, LA. Simpson, Lewis P. (1989) Mind and the American Civil War: Meditations on a Lost Cause. Baton Rouge, LA.

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