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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 August 2003
...GENE JARRETT DEAN MCWILLIAMS, Charles W. Chesnutt and the Fictions of Race (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2002), pp. 280, cloth, $39.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Anomalies and the Fictions of Race DEAN MCWILLIAMS, Charles W. Chesnutt...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 303–325.
Published: 01 November 2004
...GENE JARRETT Copyright © Novel Corp. 2004 2004 Works Cited Ammons , Elizabeth , and Valerie Rohy. “Introduction.” American Local Color Writing, 1880–1920 . New York: Penguin, 1998 . vii –xxx. Andrews , William L. , ed. The Literary Career of Charles W. Chesnutt . Baton...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 368–371.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of American authors, including Theodore Dreiser, Henry James, Charles Chesnutt, Mark Twain, and William Dean Howells. As Sawaya points out early in The Difficult Art of Giving , her study of these well-known authors emerged out of a discussion of a different literary scene, the Harlem Renaissance...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 305–308.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., but that it magnified the troubled status of black people in the public arena. Charles Chesnutt shared Howells’s belief in the power of realism to coalesce a civic imagination. However, he also recognized the racial limits of realist analysis. In Marrow of Tradition, Chesnutt shows how mass audi- ences are drawn...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of Scarlett O’Hara’s use of convict labor in Gone with the Wind could be calibrated via cross-reference to Charles Chesnutt’s The Marrow of Tradition and Toni Morrison’s Beloved ? A journey that covers this much ground runs the risk of passing through the scenery a bit quickly, and for this reader...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., as the work of Charles Chesnutt's The Conjure Woman and Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and Men exemplify. In fact, Billingslea-Brown's articulation of the folk aesthetic is similar to the aesthetic concerns outlined in Langston Hughes's seminal essay "The Negro Artist and the Raciat Mountain," in which he...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Contending Forces (1900) and Charles Chesnutt's The Colonel's Dream (1905) grieved for what might have been had Reconstruction been permitted to succeed, the “contemporary novel of slavery” helps readers grieve for what might have been had civil rights movements thoroughly succeeded and had those...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 179–203.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Wirrd [I9361 and altered for the purposes of protest or social commentary (consider Dr. William Miller saving the life of the young white Carteret baby in Charles Chesnutt's Mnrrnrlr of Troditiorr [1901], or Bigger Thomas accidentally killing the white daughter of his employer...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 377–405.
Published: 01 November 2000