The South in contemporary literature

an outline for individual and group study.
  • 55 Pages
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  • English
Folcroft Library Editions , [Folcroft, Pa.]
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LC ClassificationsPS261 .H5 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5415889M
ISBN 100841447020
LC Control Number73007753

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[Addison Hibbard; University of North Carolina (). University Extension Division,]. Southern literature (sometimes called the literature of the American South) is defined as American literature about the Southern United States or by writers from this region.

Traditionally, the study of southern literature has emphasized a common Southern history, the significance of family, a sense of community and one’s role within it, a sense of justice, the region's dominant religion.

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That quality may be a rich, unequivocal sense of place, a living connection with the past, or the contradictions and passions that endow this region with awesome beauty and equally awesome tragedy.

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