Gothic passages : racial ambiguity and the American gothic / Justin D. Edwards.
By: Edwards, Justin D.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on EBSCOhost.Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, c2003Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 145 p.).ISBN: 1587294206 (electronic bk.); 9781587294204 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Horror tales, American -- History and criticism | American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Gothic revival (Literature) -- United States | Racially mixed people in literature | Passing (Identity) in literature | Ambiguity in literature | Race in literatureAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Gothic passages.DDC classification: 813/.0872909355 LOC classification: PS374.G68 | E39 2003Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -139) and index.
Hybrid bodies and gothic narratives in Poe's Pym -- Gothic travels in Melville's Benito Cereno -- Passing and abjection in William and Ellen Craft's Running a thousand miles for freedom -- The epistemology of the body; or, gothic secrets in Frances E.W. Harper's Iola Leroy -- Genetic atavism and the return of the repressed in William Dean Howell's An imperative duty -- The haunted house behind the cedars: Charles W. Chesnutt and the "white negro" -- Epilogue: twentieth-century gothicism and racial ambiguity.
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