Fowler, Doreen.

Drawing the Line : the Father Reimagined in Faulkner, Wright, O'Connor, and Morrison / Doreen Fowler. - Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2013. - 1 online resource - JSTOR eBooks .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: Uncanny boundaries -- Beyond Oedipus: William Faulkner's Intruder in the dust -- Crossing a racial border: Richard Wright's Native son -- Flannery O'Connor's Prophets -- "Nobody could make it alone": Fathers and boundaries in Toni Morrison's Beloved -- Cross-racial identification in blackface minstrelsy and Black like me -- Conclusion: Bridging difference.

9780813934006 0813934001

22573/ctt6t9s7h JSTOR


Fatherhood in literature.
American literature--History and criticism.--Southern States
Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature.
Patriarchy in literature.

PS228.F38 / F69 2013

813/.50935251