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Southern Appalachian Montage: Reviewing Books across Regions (A Collection)

Casey Clabough

in Inhabiting Contemporary Southern and Appalachian Literature: Region and Place in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041735
eISBN:
9780813043944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041735.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter functions as a concluding microcosm—a subregion, if you will—of this section on region and place. In addition to bringing to light some deserving 21st century writers this book otherwise ... More


The Riddle of Recognition

Sarah Kay

in Animal Skins and the Reading Self in Medieval Latin and French Bestiaries

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226436739
eISBN:
9780226436876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226436876.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter addresses the distinction between a readily observable similarity and one that requires effort to divine; both are invoked by bestiaries, but allegory particularly underlines the value ... More


The Romance of Youth: Jane Austen, Prophecy, and “the Natural Sequel of an Unnatural Beginning”

Laurie Langbauer

in The Juvenile Tradition: Young Writers and Prolepsis, 1750–1835

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198739203
eISBN:
9780191802348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739203.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

Jane Austen’s juvenilia complicate notions of development in ways that recast our understanding of the rise of the novel. Her teenage writing invokes burlesque specifically to critique history as ... More


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