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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]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 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)