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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (3): 339–341.
Published: 01 September 1994
..., dominance and agency, slavery, intellect, and cultural tradition. The discussions range from Nat Turner to Du Bois’s early works, and include lengthy readings of Frederick Douglass, Herman Melville, Martin Robinson Delany, Mark Twain, Joel Chandler Harris, and Charles Chesnutt. Sundquist’s...
Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 June 2018
...-Harlem writer Pauline Hopkins. Hack writes that Hopkins alludes to Tennyson’s “Dream of Fair Women” in her novel Contending Forces (1900) largely because Chesnutt refers to the same poem in his story “The Wife of His Youth” (published first in the Atlantic Monthly in 1898 and then in an eponymous...
Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 1981
... of Criticism and Characteriza- tion. Troy, N.Y.: Whitston, 1981. viii + 182 pp. $12.50. Peplow, Michael W. George S. Schuyler. Boston: G. K. Hall, Twayne’s United States Authors Series, 1980. 144 pp. $12.95. Render, Sylvia Lyons. Charles W. Chesnutt. Boston: G. K. Hall, Twayne’s United States...
Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 2014
... (before World War II), and she describes how Charles Chesnutt, James Weldon Johnson, Mary Church Terrell, Ida B. Wells, Wright, and Baldwin all grappled with Stowe’s novel when confronting questions about identity and racism. Given these clues and contexts, it would be surprising if Ellison had...