The North Anthology American Literature Beginnings To 1865 Pdf

✏Book Title : The Norton Anthology of American Literature
✏Author : Nina Baym
✏Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
✏Release Date : 2007-08-01
✏Pages : 1253
✏ISBN : 0393930564
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Norton Anthology of American Literature Book Summary : Firmly grounded in the core strengths that have made it the best-selling undergraduate survey in the field, The Norton Anthology of American Literature has been revitalized in this Seventh Edition through the collaboration between three new period editors and five seasoned ones.

✏Book Title : The Bedford Anthology of American Literature Volume One
✏Author : Susan Belasco
✏Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
✏Release Date : 2006-12-08
✏Pages : 1404
✏ISBN : 0312468008
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Bedford Anthology of American Literature Volume One Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Bedford Anthology of American Literature Volume 1 Beginnings to 1865 Volume 2 1865 to the Present Plus Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
✏Author : Susan Belasco
✏Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
✏Release Date : 2008-02
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0312484305
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Bedford Anthology of American Literature Volume 1 Beginnings to 1865 Volume 2 1865 to the Present Plus Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The Heath Anthology of American Literature Volume C
✏Author : Paul Lauter
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 1136
✏ISBN : 9780547201665
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Heath Anthology of American Literature Volume C Book Summary : Unrivaled diversity and ease of use have made THE HEATH ANTHOLOGY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE: VOLUME C: LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY , 6th Edition is a best-selling text since 1989, when the first edition was published. In presenting a more inclusive

✏Book Title : The North Carolina Roots of African American Literature
✏Author : William L. Andrews
✏Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 314
✏ISBN : 9780807829943
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The North Carolina Roots of African American Literature Book Summary : The first African American to publish a book in the South, the author of the first female slave narrative in the United States, the father of black nationalism in America--these and other founders of African American literature have a surprising connectio

✏Book Title : The Norton Anthology of African American Literature
✏Author : Henry Louis Gates (Jr.)
✏Publisher : W. W. Norton
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 2776
✏ISBN : UOM:39015068798530
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Norton Anthology of African American Literature Book Summary : Welcomed on publication as "brilliant, definitive, and a joy to teach from," The Norton Anthology of African American Literature was adopted at more than 1,275 colleges and universities worldwide. Now, the new Second Edition offers these highlights.

✏Book Title : The Literature of the American South
✏Author : William L. Andrews
✏Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
✏Release Date : 1997
✏Pages : 1188
✏ISBN : 0393316718
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Literature of the American South Book Summary : Gathers the works of classic, contemporary, and newly recovered Southern writers, including John Smith, William Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor, and Dorothy Allison

✏Book Title : The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature
✏Author : William L. Andrews
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2001-02-15
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 0198031750
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature Book Summary : A breathtaking achievement, this Concise Companion is a suitable crown to the astonishing production in African American literature and criticism that has swept over American literary studies in the last two decades. It offers an enormous range of writers-from Sojourner Truth to Frederick Douglass, from Zora Neale Hurston to Ralph Ellison, and from Toni Morrison to August Wilson. It contains entries on major works (including synopses of novels), such as Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Richard Wright's Native Son, and Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun. It also incorporates information on literary characters such as Bigger Thomas, Coffin Ed Johnson, Kunta Kinte, Sula Peace, as well as on character types such as Aunt Jemima, Brer Rabbit, John Henry, Stackolee, and the trickster. Icons of black culture are addressed, including vivid details about the lives of Muhammad Ali, John Coltrane, Marcus Garvey, Jackie Robinson, John Brown, and Harriet Tubman. Here, too, are general articles on poetry, fiction, and drama; on autobiography, slave narratives, Sunday School literature, and oratory; as well as on a wide spectrum of related topics. Compact yet thorough, this handy volume gathers works from a vast array of sources--from the black periodical press to women's clubs--making it one of the most substantial guides available on the growing, exciting world of African American literature.

✏Book Title : African American Autobiography
✏Author : William L Andrews
✏Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 231
✏ISBN : UOM:39015029471243
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏African American Autobiography Book Summary : A collection of the best critical essays reflecting both older and newer perspectives. Will also contain an introduction by the editor (a respected scholar in the field), a chronology of the author's life, and an annotated bibliography.

✏Book Title : The History of Southern Women s Literature
✏Author : Carolyn Perry
✏Publisher : LSU Press
✏Release Date : 2002-03-01
✏Pages : 689
✏ISBN : 0807127531
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The History of Southern Women s Literature Book Summary : Many of America’s foremost, and most beloved, authors are also southern and female: Mary Chesnut, Kate Chopin, Ellen Glasgow, Zora Neale Hurston, Eudora Welty, Harper Lee, Maya Angelou, Anne Tyler, Alice Walker, and Lee Smith, to name several. Designating a writer as “southern” if her work reflects the region’s grip on her life, Carolyn Perry and Mary Louise Weaks have produced an invaluable guide to the richly diverse and enduring tradition of southern women’s literature. Their comprehensive history—the first of its kind in a relatively young field—extends from the pioneer woman to the career woman, embracing black and white, poor and privileged, urban and Appalachian perspectives and experiences. The History of Southern Women’s Literature allows readers both to explore individual authors and to follow the developing arc of various genres across time. Conduct books and slave narratives; Civil War diaries and letters; the antebellum, postbellum, and modern novel; autobiography and memoirs; poetry; magazine and newspaper writing—these and more receive close attention. Over seventy contributors are represented here, and their essays discuss a wealth of women’s issues from four centuries: race, urbanization, and feminism; the myth of southern womanhood; preset images and assigned social roles—from the belle to the mammy—and real life behind the facade of meeting others’ expectations; poverty and the labor movement; responses to Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the influence of Gone with the Wind. The history of southern women’s literature tells, ultimately, the story of the search for freedom within an “insidious tradition,” to quote Ellen Glasgow. This teeming volume validates the deep contributions and pleasures of an impressive body of writing and marks a major achievement in women’s and literary studies.