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English 373 - 001: The Literature of the American South, Fall 2017 (Prof. Susan Irons)

Searching the Catalog

To search for books by an author, use an Author Search. To search for books about an author, use a Subject Search.

Author: Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932.

Subject: Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932.

To search for a Topic, use logical keywords to identify several relevant records, then look at the full record to determine if there are Subject Headings that might expand your search.

Keywords: southern literature identity

Subject Headings:  

Group identity -- Southern States.

Regionalism -- Southern States -- History.

Potentially Useful Subjects for this Course:

Agrarians (Group of writers).

Allison, Dorothy.

American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism.

Betts, Doris.

Byrd, William, 1674-1744. Histories of the dividing line betwixt Virginia and North Carolina.

Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958.

Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904.

Critical theory.

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Absalom, Absalom!

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation.

Fugitives (Group).

Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908.

Hooper, Johnson Jones, 1815-1862.

Hurston, Zora Neale.

Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann), 1813-1897.

Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Notes on the state of Virginia.

Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Political and social views.

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938.

Kenan, Randall -- Criticism and interpretation.

Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870.

Literary form.

Mason, Bobbie Ann.

McCorkle, Jill, 1958-

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956.

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 -- Knowledge -- Southern States.

O'Connor, Flannery -- Criticism and interpretation.

O'Connor, Flannery -- Religion.

Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922.

Racism -- Southern States.

Ransom, John Crowe, 1888-1974.

Rash, Ron, 1953- .

Smith, John, 1580-1631.

Smith, Lee, 1944-.

Southern States -- In literature.

Southern States -- Intellectual life.

Southern States -- Race relations -- History

Spencer, Elizabeth, 1921-.

Tate, Allen, 1899-1979.

Trethewey, Natasha D., 1966-.

Truong, Monique:  Although, at present, there are no complete books on Monique Truong, search Literature Resources Center, "Person By or About" for articles on her.

Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001.

Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Streetcar named Desire.

Wright, Richard, 1908-1960.

Young, Kevin, 1970-  [author]

L.C. Call Numbers

This Library of Congress Classification Outline holds true for any library in the world using the LC system. For example, British iterature will be classed in the PRs & American Literature is classed in the PSs.

How to Read a Library of Congress Call No.

Faullkner typing at Rowan Oak / Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech

Faullkner typing at Rowan Oak

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Kate Chopin / Brief Biography & Reading of Desiree's Baby

Kate Chopin

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Lee Smith, Oral History / Lee Smith Interview

Book cover Lee Smith, Oral History

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