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The Resource Redefining American literary history, edited by A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff and Jerry W. Ward, Jr

Redefining American literary history, edited by A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff and Jerry W. Ward, Jr

Label
Redefining American literary history
Title
Redefining American literary history
Statement of responsibility
edited by A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff and Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/920693
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS153.M56
LC item number
R4 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ruoff, A. LaVonne Brown
  • Ward, Jerry Washington
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Canon (Literature)
  • America
Label
Redefining American literary history, edited by A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff and Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-406)
Contents
  • The literatures of America : a comparative discipline / Paul Lauter -- Defining the canon / Harold H. Kolb, Jr. -- Thoreau's last words : and America's first literatures / Jarold Ramsey -- In the American canon / Robert Hemenway -- The oral tradition and the study of American literature / Theresa Meléndez -- His life in his tail : the Native American trickster and the literature of possibility / Andrew Wiget -- The African American animal trickster as hero / John W. Roberts -- Orality and Hispanic literature of the United States / Nicolás Kanellos -- Oral tradition and poetic influence : two poets from greater Mexico / José E. Limón -- Oral tradition in Kingston's China men / Linda Ching Sledge
  • Archaeology, ideology, and African American discourse / Houston A. Baker, Jr. -- Canonical and noncanonical texts : a Chicano case study / Juan Bruce-Novoa -- Puerto Rican literature in the United States : stages and perspectives / Juan Flores -- Chinese American women writers : the tradition behind Maxine Hong Kingston / Amy Ling -- Twelve Asian American writers : in search of self-definition / Shirley Geok-lin Lim -- Three nineteenth-century American Indian autobiographers / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- African American progress-report autobiographies / Frances Smith Foster -- Minority and multicultural literature, including Hispanic literature ; African American literature / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff ... [et al.]
  • American Indian literature / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Asian American literature / Amy Ling -- Chicano literature / Teresa McKenna -- Puerto Rican literature in the United States / Edna Acosta-Belén
Control code
ocm21974151
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
iv, 406 p.
Isbn
9780873521888
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90006530
System control number
(Sirsi) i0873521889
Label
Redefining American literary history, edited by A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff and Jerry W. Ward, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-406)
Contents
  • The literatures of America : a comparative discipline / Paul Lauter -- Defining the canon / Harold H. Kolb, Jr. -- Thoreau's last words : and America's first literatures / Jarold Ramsey -- In the American canon / Robert Hemenway -- The oral tradition and the study of American literature / Theresa Meléndez -- His life in his tail : the Native American trickster and the literature of possibility / Andrew Wiget -- The African American animal trickster as hero / John W. Roberts -- Orality and Hispanic literature of the United States / Nicolás Kanellos -- Oral tradition and poetic influence : two poets from greater Mexico / José E. Limón -- Oral tradition in Kingston's China men / Linda Ching Sledge
  • Archaeology, ideology, and African American discourse / Houston A. Baker, Jr. -- Canonical and noncanonical texts : a Chicano case study / Juan Bruce-Novoa -- Puerto Rican literature in the United States : stages and perspectives / Juan Flores -- Chinese American women writers : the tradition behind Maxine Hong Kingston / Amy Ling -- Twelve Asian American writers : in search of self-definition / Shirley Geok-lin Lim -- Three nineteenth-century American Indian autobiographers / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- African American progress-report autobiographies / Frances Smith Foster -- Minority and multicultural literature, including Hispanic literature ; African American literature / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff ... [et al.]
  • American Indian literature / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Asian American literature / Amy Ling -- Chicano literature / Teresa McKenna -- Puerto Rican literature in the United States / Edna Acosta-Belén
Control code
ocm21974151
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
iv, 406 p.
Isbn
9780873521888
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90006530
System control number
(Sirsi) i0873521889

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