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The existential drinker

Steven Earnshaw

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780719099618
eISBN:
9781526141934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099618.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Drinking to excess has been a striking problem for industrial and post-industrial societies – who is responsible when a ‘free’ individual opts for a slow suicide? The causes of such drinking have ... More


Jessie Fauset and Her Readership: The Social Role of The Brownies’ Book

Jayne E. Marek

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Jayne E. Marek addresses the contents and contexts of children’s magazine The Brownies’ Book under Jessie Redmon Fauset’s leadership in “Jessie Fauset and Her Readership: The Social Role of The ... More


Editing Claude McKay’s Romance in Marseille: A Groundbreaking Harlem Renaissance Novel Emerges from the Archive

Gary Edward Holcomb

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Gary Edward Holcomb discusses in “Editing Claude McKay’s Romance in Marseille: A Groundbreaking Harlem Renaissance Novel Emerges from the Archive” how he and co-editor William Maxwell edited the ... More


Desegregating the Digital Turn in American Literary History

Korey Garibaldi

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Dealing with early twentieth-century Black literature more broadly, Korey Garibaldi considers how racial segregation in twentieth-century American society and print culture has informed and ... More


Coda: Re-Creating a Classic

Regina Galasso

in Translating New York: The City's Languages in Iberian Literatures

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941121
eISBN:
9781789629354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941121.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The Coda identifies other translational phenomena related to writing New York that cover the latter part of the twentieth century to the present. More specifically, it highlights the presence of ... More


(Re-)Framing Black Women’s Liberation in the Classroom: Nella Larsen, Zora Neale Hurston, and Twenty-First-Century Editorial Frameworks

Emanuela Kucik

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Emanuela Kucik engages in a timely pedagogical study in “(Re-) Framing Black Women’s Liberation in the Classroom: Nella Larsen, Zora Neale Hurston, and Twenty-First-Century Editorial Frameworks,” ... More


Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Joshua M. Murray and Ross K. Tangedal (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

As a whole, no pervasive quality unites what we now deem Harlem Renaissance literature outside of the era in which it developed. The inconsistency and varied nature of the works therefore place an ... More


Irish women's writing, 1878-1922: Advancing the cause of liberty

Anna Pilz and Whitney Standlee

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719097584
eISBN:
9781526115225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097584.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Irish women writers entered the international publishing scene in unprecedented numbers in the period between 1878 and 1922. This collection of new essays explores how Irish women, officially ... More


Clad in the Beautiful Dress One Expects: Editing and Curating the Harlem Renaissance Text

Ross K. Tangedal

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Ross K. Tangedal interrogates a particular textual controversy that grew into an editorial controversy—the endings to Nella Larsen’s 1929 novel Passing. In “Clad in the Beautiful Dress One Expects: ... More


Editing Edward Christopher Williams: From “The Letters of Davy Carr” to When Washington Was in Vogue

Adam McKible

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

In “Editing Edward Christopher Williams: From ‘The Letters of Davy Carr’ to When Washington Was in Vogue,” Adam McKible provides an historical account of the novel’s journey from the pages of The ... More


The Rhythm of the Rails: Sound and Locomotion

Laura Marcus

in Sounding Modernism: Rhythm and Sonic Mediation in Modern Literature and Film

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474416368
eISBN:
9781474434591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474416368.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries saw a fascination with the concept of ‘rhythm’ in a range of disciplinary and transdisciplinary contexts, a preoccupation which would later be ... More


The Renaissance Happened in (Some of) the Magazines

John K. Young

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

John K. Young poses a series of editorial questions arising from the intersection of periodical and African Americanist studies in “The Renaissance Happened in (Some of) the Magazines.” How might we ... More


The Two Gentlemen of Harlem: Wallace Thurman’s Infants of the Spring, Richard Bruce Nugent’s Gentleman Jigger, and Intellectual Property

Darryl Dickson-Carr

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Darryl Dickson-Carr investigates the compositional history and issues of plagiarism and ownership in “The Two Gentlemen of Harlem: Wallace Thurman’s Infants of the Spring, Richard Bruce Nugent’s ... More


Editorial Collaboration and Creative Conflict in Outline for the Study of the Poetry of American Negroes

Shawn Anthony Christian

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

In “Creative Conflict and Editorial Collaboration in Outline for the Study of the Poetry of American Negroes,” Shawn Anthony Christian reads Outline as a compelling way to understand how creative ... More


The Pawn’s Gambit: Black Writers, White Patrons, and the Harlem Renaissance

Adam Nemmers

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

The mutually beneficial patron/artist relationship of the period is examined by Adam Nemmers in “The Pawn’s Gambit: Black Writers, White Patrons, and the Harlem Renaissance.” With a particular focus ... More


“The Tam-Tam of Drums from the West”: Shifting Representations of Haiti in the Later Work of Aída Cartagena Portalatín

Elizabeth C. Russ

in Transnational Hispaniola: New Directions in Haitian and Dominican Studies

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400387
eISBN:
9781683400653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400387.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 5 argues that although Haiti's presence is relatively absent in much of Aída Cartagena Portalatín’s work, when Haiti is visible, it signals an important transformation in Cartagena's thinking ... More


Pure Essence without Pulp: Editing the Life of Langston Hughes

Joshua M. Murray

in Editing the Harlem Renaissance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781949979558
eISBN:
9781800852150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979558.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Taking a more unique approach to his famous subject, Joshua M. Murray examines Langston Hughes’s editorial process for his two published autobiographies—The Big Sea (1940) and I Wonder as I Wander ... More


Virginia Woolf’s Enduring Presence in Uruguay

Lindsey Cordery

in The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf and Contemporary Global Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474448475
eISBN:
9781474496070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474448475.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter traces nearly ninety years of reading and writing on Virginia Woolf in Uruguay, focusing first on her early critical reception and then on distinguished Uruguayan writers who either ... More


The German Joyce

Robert K. Weninger

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041667
eISBN:
9780813043678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041667.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The only book-length monograph in English to review James Joyce’s impact on German-language literature and literary criticism, this volume sets out to survey a literary-historical trajectory that ... More


Rooms of Their Own: A Cross-Cultural Voyage between Virginia Woolf and the Contemporary Chinese Woman Writer Chen Ran

Zhongfeng Huang

in The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf and Contemporary Global Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474448475
eISBN:
9781474496070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474448475.003.0017
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines how Virginia Woolf, particularly her feminist literary manifesto A Room of One’s Own, shaped the fictions of the contemporary avant-garde Chinese feminist writer and essayist ... More


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