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Narrating class in American fiction
William Dow

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Narrating class in American fiction
William Dow.

Published 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Whitman's 1855 Leaves of Grass: 'hard work and blood'
Class and the performative in Rebecca Harding Davis's Life in the iron mills, and Steven Crane's Maggie
Body tramping, class, and masculine extremes: Jack London's The people of the abyss
'Aways your heart': class designs in Jean Toomer's Cane
Meridel le Sueur's Salute to spring: 'a movement up which all are moving'
Class, work, and new races: Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God and Agnes Smedley's Daughter of earth
Class 'truths' in James Agee's Let us now praise famous men.

Edition Notes

American literature readings in the twenty-first century


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Library of Congress
PS374.S68 D69 2009

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p. cm.

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