Southern Local Color

color constitutes a contribution to that dominant mode or a deviation from it . A parallel issue is the relationship of local color to regionalism . In both instances , what is at stake is the status of local color : whether it has ...

Southern Local Color

Southern Local Color

Conflict, exoticism, sensuality, eccentricity, and the sheer differences of the American South pervade this anthology, which focuses on the 19th century tradition of "southern local color". It contains 31 stories, spanning the 1870s through the early 1900s.

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Southern Local Color
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Barbara C. Ewell, Pamela Glenn Menke, Andrea Humphrey
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University of Georgia Press

Conflict, exoticism, sensuality, eccentricity, and the sheer differences of the American South pervade this anthology, which focuses on the 19th century tradition of "southern local color". It contains 31 stories, spanning the 1870s through the early 1900s.
The Companion to Southern Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1054
Authors: Joseph M. Flora, Lucinda Hardwick MacKethan
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-11-01 - Publisher: LSU Press

Selected as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice Selected as an Outstanding Reference Source by the Reference and User Services Association of the American Library Association There are many anthologies of southern literature, but this is the first companion. Neither a survey of masterpieces nor a biographical sourcebook, The Companion
European Local-Color Literature
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Josephine Donovan
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

A pioneering work in comparative European literature by a leading American scholar.
Southern Frontier Humor
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Ed Piacentino
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-20 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Since its inception in the early 1830s, southern frontier humor (also known as the humor of the Old Southwest) has had enduring appeal. The onset of the new millennium precipitated an impressive rejuvenation of scholarly interest. Beyond Southern Frontier Humor: Prospects and Possibilities represents the next step in this revival,
The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: M. Thomas Inge
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-01 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

Offering a comprehensive view of the South's literary landscape, past and present, this volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture celebrates the region's ever-flourishing literary culture and recognizes the ongoing evolution of the southern literary canon. As new writers draw upon and reshape previous traditions, southern literature has broadened