The Resource The artistry of anger : black and white women's literature in America, 1820-1860, Linda M. Grasso

The artistry of anger : black and white women's literature in America, 1820-1860, Linda M. Grasso

Label
The artistry of anger : black and white women's literature in America, 1820-1860
Title
The artistry of anger
Title remainder
black and white women's literature in America, 1820-1860
Statement of responsibility
Linda M. Grasso
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this study, Linda M. Grasso demonstrates that using anger as a mode of analysis and the basis of an aesthetic transforms our understanding of American women's literary history. She explores how black and white 19th-century women writers defined, expressed and dramatized anger
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
813/.3099287
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.F45
LC item number
G73 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
Label
The artistry of anger : black and white women's literature in America, 1820-1860, Linda M. Grasso
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-238) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The anger paradigm: theories and contexts. Anger as analysis and aesthetic in American women's literature -- Using the anger paradigm: the antebellum period as case study -- Suppressing treasonous anger: nation-building and gendered ideologies of anger in antebellum America -- pt. 2. Anger in the house and in the text: four case studies. Anger, exile, and restitution in Lydia Maria Child's Hobomok -- Maria W. Stewart's inspired wrath -- Masking anger as it is spoken: Fanny Fern's Ruth Hall -- The text as courtroom: judgment, vengeance, and punishment in Harriet Wilson's Our Nig
Control code
ocm52382971
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807860199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35441240
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52382971
  • pebcs0807826820
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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