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Author Shaker, Bonnie James, 1960-

Title Coloring locals : racial formation in Kate Chopin's Youth's companion stories / Bonnie James Shaker.

Imprint Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    813 Chopin,K SHA    Available
Description xv, 158 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-146) and index.
Contents Kate Chopin's Canonical and Market Place: Authorship, Authorization, and Authority -- Coloring Locals: "For Marse Chouchoute," "A Wizard from Gettysburg," and "A Rude Awakening" -- For the Love of Children: Motherhood Lore, Childhood Lore, and the Matter of Prejudice in Five Companion Tales -- Beyond Coloring Locals: After The Awakening, "Charlie," and Conventional Returns.
Subject Chopin, Kate, 1851-1904 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Chopin, Kate, 1851-1904 -- Views on race.
Women and literature -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
Local color in literature.
Racism in literature.
Race in literature.
Louisiana -- In literature.
ISBN 0877458286 (acid-free paper)

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