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Between Distant ModernitiesPerforming Exceptionality in Francoist Spain and the Jim Crow South

Between Distant Modernities: Performing Exceptionality in Francoist Spain and the Jim Crow South

Brittany P. Kennedy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781628461978
eISBN:
9781626744943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628461978.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

For centuries, Spain and the South have existed on the margins of U.S. and European identities—as much for the Francoist and Jim Crow periods as for their “exotic” cultures and sunny beaches ... More

Eudora Welty and Surrealism

Eudora Welty and Surrealism

Stephen M. Fuller

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617036736
eISBN:
9781621039143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617036736.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book surveys Eudora Welty’s fiction during the most productive period of her long writing life. It shows how the 1930s witnessed the arrival of surrealism in the United States largely through ... More

Faulkner and FormalismReturns of the Text

Faulkner and Formalism: Returns of the Text

Annette Trefzer and Ann J. Abadie (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032561
eISBN:
9781617032578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032561.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book collects eleven essays presented at the Thirty-fifth Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference, sponsored by the University of Mississippi, in Oxford on July 20–24, 2008. Contributors ... More

Faulkner and Material Culture

Faulkner and Material Culture

Joseph R. Urgo and Ann J. Abadie (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037122
eISBN:
9781604731637
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037122.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Photographs, lumber, airplanes, hand-hewn coffins—in every William Faulkner novel and short story, worldly material abounds. This book provides a fresh understanding of the things Faulkner brought ... More

Faulkner and Welty and the Southern Literary Tradition

Faulkner and Welty and the Southern Literary Tradition

Noel Polk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110843
eISBN:
9781604733235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110843.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

As one of the preeminent scholars of southern literature, Noel Polk has delivered lectures, written journal articles and essays, and discussed the rich legacy of the South’s literary heritage around ... More

Faulkner and Whiteness

Faulkner and Whiteness

Jay Watson (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617030208
eISBN:
9781621033202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617030208.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

William Faulkner wrote during a tumultuous period in southern racial consciousness, between the years of the enactment of Jim Crow and the beginnings of the civil rights movement in the South. ... More

Faulkner's Sexualities

Faulkner's Sexualities

Annette Trefzer and Ann J. Abadie (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604735604
eISBN:
9781621033318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604735604.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

William Faulkner grew up and began his writing career during a time of great cultural upheaval, especially in the realm of sexuality, where every normative notion of identity and relationship was ... More

Global Faulkner

Global Faulkner

Annette Trefzer and Ann J. Abadie (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732115
eISBN:
9781604733549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732115.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Today, debates about globalization raise both hopes and fears. But what about during William Faulkner’s time? Was Faulkner aware of worldwide cultural, historical, and economic developments? Just how ... More

Realism for the MassesAesthetics, Popular Front Pluralism, and U.S. Culture, 1935-1947

Realism for the Masses: Aesthetics, Popular Front Pluralism, and U.S. Culture, 1935-1947

Chris Vials

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604731231
eISBN:
9781604733495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604731231.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book is an exploration of how the concept of realism entered mass culture, and from there, how it tried to remake “America.” The literary and artistic creations of American realism are generally ... More

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