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The Resource Charles Chesnutt reappraised : essays on the first major African American fiction writer, edited by David Garrett Izzo and Maria Orban

Charles Chesnutt reappraised : essays on the first major African American fiction writer, edited by David Garrett Izzo and Maria Orban

Label
Charles Chesnutt reappraised : essays on the first major African American fiction writer
Title
Charles Chesnutt reappraised
Title remainder
essays on the first major African American fiction writer
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Garrett Izzo and Maria Orban
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Though he was the first African-American writer of fiction to win major acclaim, recent history has largely ignored the writings of Charles Chesnutt. This collection of essays seeks to confirm and reevaluate the stature of this great American novelist"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1292.C6
LC item number
Z64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Izzo, David Garrett
  • Orban, Maria
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chesnutt, Charles W.
  • African Americans in literature
Label
Charles Chesnutt reappraised : essays on the first major African American fiction writer, edited by David Garrett Izzo and Maria Orban
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Charles W. Chesnutt, Jack Thorne and the African American literary response to the 1898 Wilmington race riot / Linda Belau and Ed Cameron -- "The fruit of my own imagination": Charles W. Chesnutt's The marrow of tradition in the age of realism / Willie J. Harrell, Jr. -- "I shall leave the realm of fiction": conjure, genre, and passing in the fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt / Christopher Bundrick -- "Those folks downstairs believe in ghosts": the eradication of folklore in the novels of Charles W. Chesnutt / Wiley Cash -- The fiction of race: folklore to classical literature / Maria Orban -- Charles W. Chesnutt's The house behind the cedars: an outlaw(ed) reading / Coleman C. Myron -- Reading the transgressive body: phenomenology in the stories of Charles W. Chesnutt / Kim Kirkpatrick -- "Your people will never rise in the world": Chesnutt's message to a black readership / Tyrie J. Smith -- Vanished past and vanishing point: Charles W. Chesnutt's short stories and the problem of American historical memory / Zoe Trodd -- All green with epic potential: Chesnutt goes to The marrow of tradition to re-construct America's epic body / Gregory E. Rutledge -- "The wife of his youth": a trickster tale / Cynthia Wachtell -- With myriad subtleties: recognizing an Africanist presence in Charles W. Chesnutt's The conjure woman / Tiel Lundy -- Passing for what?: The marrow of tradition's minstrel critique of the unlawfulness of law / Julie Iromuanya -- Geographies of freedom: race, mobility, and uplift in Charles W. Chesnutt's Northern writing / Michelle Taylor -- Motherhood, martyrdom and cultural dichotomy in Charles W. Chesnutt's The house behind the cedars / B. Omega Moore -- Epilogue: the gifts of ambiguity / Michelle Taylor
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780786441112
Lccn
2009004647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn277136404
  • (OCoLC)277136404
Label
Charles Chesnutt reappraised : essays on the first major African American fiction writer, edited by David Garrett Izzo and Maria Orban
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Charles W. Chesnutt, Jack Thorne and the African American literary response to the 1898 Wilmington race riot / Linda Belau and Ed Cameron -- "The fruit of my own imagination": Charles W. Chesnutt's The marrow of tradition in the age of realism / Willie J. Harrell, Jr. -- "I shall leave the realm of fiction": conjure, genre, and passing in the fiction of Charles W. Chesnutt / Christopher Bundrick -- "Those folks downstairs believe in ghosts": the eradication of folklore in the novels of Charles W. Chesnutt / Wiley Cash -- The fiction of race: folklore to classical literature / Maria Orban -- Charles W. Chesnutt's The house behind the cedars: an outlaw(ed) reading / Coleman C. Myron -- Reading the transgressive body: phenomenology in the stories of Charles W. Chesnutt / Kim Kirkpatrick -- "Your people will never rise in the world": Chesnutt's message to a black readership / Tyrie J. Smith -- Vanished past and vanishing point: Charles W. Chesnutt's short stories and the problem of American historical memory / Zoe Trodd -- All green with epic potential: Chesnutt goes to The marrow of tradition to re-construct America's epic body / Gregory E. Rutledge -- "The wife of his youth": a trickster tale / Cynthia Wachtell -- With myriad subtleties: recognizing an Africanist presence in Charles W. Chesnutt's The conjure woman / Tiel Lundy -- Passing for what?: The marrow of tradition's minstrel critique of the unlawfulness of law / Julie Iromuanya -- Geographies of freedom: race, mobility, and uplift in Charles W. Chesnutt's Northern writing / Michelle Taylor -- Motherhood, martyrdom and cultural dichotomy in Charles W. Chesnutt's The house behind the cedars / B. Omega Moore -- Epilogue: the gifts of ambiguity / Michelle Taylor
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780786441112
Lccn
2009004647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn277136404
  • (OCoLC)277136404

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