The Companion to Southern Literature

The Companion to Southern Literature

Themes, Genres, Places, People, Movements, and Motifs

Book - 2002
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"Solidly authoritative and comprehensive, The Companion to Southern Literature spans the genres, languages, ideologies, events, culture, literary history, works, and writers that comprise the literature of the South. From incest to grits, topics are wide-ranging and eclectic. It features alphabetical and topical tables of contents and a thorough index that allows users to find important names that may lack an entry. With more than 500 entries by 200 contributors, the book contains signed essays that are critical and complete with cross-references and a brief bibliography. This companion's affordability and comprehensiveness make it a value and a prized reference work."--"The Best of the Best Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2003.
Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2002.
ISBN: 9780807126929
Call Number: 810.9975 COMPANION
Characteristics: xxvi, 1,054 p. ; 26 cm
Subjects: Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Southern States -- Encyclopedias.
American literature -- Southern States -- Encyclopedias.
Southern States -- In literature -- Encyclopedias.
Southern States -- Intellectual life -- Encyclopedias.


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