Apples and ashes

literature, nationalism, and the Confederate States of America by Coleman Hutchison

Publisher: University of Georgia Press in Athens

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Politics and literature,
  • Social aspects,
  • Intellectual life,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Group identity,
  • Regionalism,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementColeman Hutchison
SeriesThe new Southern studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS261 .H88 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25054168M
ISBN 100820337315, 0820342440
ISBN 109780820337319, 9780820342443
LC Control Number2011037743

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The product of extensive archival research, it tells an expansive story about a nation struggling to write itself into existence. Confederate literature was in intimate conversation with other contemporary literary cultures, especially those of the United States and Britain.

Thus, Coleman Hutchison argues, it has. Apples & Ashes: Literature, Nationalism, and the Confederate States of America (Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, ). pgs. Review by Allen Mendenhall Confederate literature and literary culture have not received the critical consideration that they warrant.

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Confederate literature was in intimate conversation with other contemporary Author: Coleman Hutchison. Angela's Ashes Summary. Frank, our narrator, author and protagonist, begins the memoir with a regret: he and his family should have stayed in New York.

He describes how his parents met, wed, and had five kids in New York but are now on a ship heading back to Ireland after the death of Margaret, Frank's little sister. Review of Coleman Hutchinson’s Apples and Ashes In America, American History, Arts & Letters, Book Reviews, Fiction, Historicism, History, Humanities, Literary Theory & Criticism, Literature, Nineteenth-Century America, Novels, Southern History, Southern Literary Review on J at am.

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