Writing out of Place: Regionalism, Women, and American Literary Culture
In a series of sketches, regionalist writers such as Alice Cary, Sarah Orne Jewett, Grace King, and Sui Sin Far critique the approach to regional subjects characteristic of local color and create a countertradition of American writing whose narrators serve as cultural interpreters for persons often considered "out of place" by urban readers. Reclaiming the ground of "close...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published February 9th 2005 by University of Illinois Press
(first published December 17th 2002)
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