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Author Kreyling, Michael, 1948-

Title The South that wasn't there : postsouthern memory and history / Michael Kreyling

Publ Info Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2010]
 Bryant Main Stacks  PS261 .K75 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PS261 .K75 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PS261 K75 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS261 .K75 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 223 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Southern literary studies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: memory, culture, identity -- "Something of an obstacle": remembering slavery in Morrison's Beloved -- Robert Penn Warren: the real southerner and the "hypothetical negro" -- Arms and the man: Southern honor and the memory of Vietnam -- Haiti: phantom Southern memory in Faulkner and Madison Smartt Bell -- Parody, memory, and copyright: the Southern memory market -- Nostalgia, alternate history, and the future of Southern memory
LC subject American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism
Southern States -- Intellectual life
Southern States -- In literature
Group identity in literature
Regionalism in literature
ISBN 9780807136485 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807136484 (cloth : alk. paper)