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The genuine article race, mass culture, and American literary manhood

Title
The genuine article [electronic resource] : race, mass culture, and American literary manhood / Paul Gilmore.
ISBN
9780822380313
0822380315
0822327546 (alk. paper)
9780822327547 (alk. paper)
0822327643 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822327646 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Published
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2001.
Physical Description
x, 274 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Local Notes
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Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 24, 2018
Series
New Americanists.
New Americanists
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-266) and index.
Contents
Introduction
Prologue: staging manhood, writing manhood: cultural authority and the Indian body
"De Genewine Artekil": William Wells Brown, Blackface Minstrelsy, and abolitionism
The Indian in the museum: Henry David Thoreau, Okah Tubbee, and authentic manhood
A "RaraAvis in Terris": Poe's "Hop-Frog" and race in the antebellum freak show
Inward criminality and the shadow of race: the house of the seven gables and Daguerreotypy
Epilogue: electric chains.
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
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