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The Resource Critical approaches to American working-class literature, edited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk

Critical approaches to American working-class literature, edited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk

Label
Critical approaches to American working-class literature
Title
Critical approaches to American working-class literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/920624
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.L33
LC item number
C65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tokarczyk, Michelle M.
Series statement
Routledge studies in twentieth-century literature
Series volume
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class writings, American
  • American literature
  • Working class in literature
  • Social classes in literature
  • Working class
Label
Critical approaches to American working-class literature, edited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- The realities of working-class life. Between the outhouse and the garbage dump: locating collapse in depression literature / Paula Rabinowitz -- Work is a war or, all their lives they dug their graves / Renny Christopher -- Respectability, refinement, and the underclass: Uncle Tom's cabin and Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Sylvia J. Cook -- Pedagogy and promises. Bridges, not ladders: working-class women poets on education, class consciousness, and the promise of upward mobility / Karen Kovacik -- Charlotte Simmons as working-class heroine in Tom Wolfe's I am Charlotte Simmons / David McCracken -- [Un]teaching the anthology: pedagogy vs canon in working-class literature / Nicholas Coles -- The experience of poverty. Agency not alligators: poor women and outside assistance in three short stories / Michelle M. Tokarczyk -- Homeless in Seattle: class violence in Sherman Alexie's Indian killer / Michele Fazio -- Cultural geography and local economies: the lesson from Egypt, Maine / Phoebe S.Jackson -- Reconsidering class, gender, and nation. A body of work: imperial labor and the writing of American manhood in London's The sea-wolf / Matthew Brophy -- The man in the family?: staging gender in Waiting for Lefty and American social protest theatre / Maria F. Brandt -- Henry Roth's re-imagination of class consciousness from call it sleep to the mercy of a rude stream novels: class consciousness, nationalist politics, and working-class studies in the age of cosmopolitanism / Tim Libretti
  • Pt. I. The realities of working-class life. "Between the outhouse and the garbage dump" : locating collapse in depression literature / Paula Rabinowitz -- Work is a war, or all their lives they dug their graves / Renny Christopher -- Respectability, refinement, and the underclass : Uncle Tom's cabin and Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Sylvia J. Cook -- pt. II. Pedagogy and promises. Bridges, not ladders : working-class women poets on education, class consciousness, and the promise of upward mobility / Karen Kovacik -- Charlotte Simmons as working-class heroine in Tom Wolfe's I am Charlotte Simmons / David McCracken -- [Un]teaching the anthology : pedagogy versus canon in working-class literature / Nicholas Coles -- pt. III. The experience of poverty. Agency not alligators : poor women and outside assistance in three short stories / Michelle M. Tokarczyk -- Homeless in Seattle : class violence in Sherman Alexie's Indian killer / Michele Fazio -- Cultural geography and local economies : the lesson from Egypt, Maine / Phoebe S. Jackson -- pt. IV. Reconsidering class, gender, and nation. A body of work : imperial labor and the writing of American manhood in London's The sea-wolf / Matthew Brophy -- "The man in the family" : staging gender in Waiting for Lefty and American social protest theatre / Maria F. Brandt -- Henry Roth's re-imagination of class consciousness from Call it sleep to the Mercy of a rude stream novels : class consciousness, nationalist politics, and working-class studies in the age of cosmopolitanism / Tim Libretti
Control code
617637770
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780415885461
Lccn
2010052682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)617637770
Label
Critical approaches to American working-class literature, edited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- The realities of working-class life. Between the outhouse and the garbage dump: locating collapse in depression literature / Paula Rabinowitz -- Work is a war or, all their lives they dug their graves / Renny Christopher -- Respectability, refinement, and the underclass: Uncle Tom's cabin and Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Sylvia J. Cook -- Pedagogy and promises. Bridges, not ladders: working-class women poets on education, class consciousness, and the promise of upward mobility / Karen Kovacik -- Charlotte Simmons as working-class heroine in Tom Wolfe's I am Charlotte Simmons / David McCracken -- [Un]teaching the anthology: pedagogy vs canon in working-class literature / Nicholas Coles -- The experience of poverty. Agency not alligators: poor women and outside assistance in three short stories / Michelle M. Tokarczyk -- Homeless in Seattle: class violence in Sherman Alexie's Indian killer / Michele Fazio -- Cultural geography and local economies: the lesson from Egypt, Maine / Phoebe S.Jackson -- Reconsidering class, gender, and nation. A body of work: imperial labor and the writing of American manhood in London's The sea-wolf / Matthew Brophy -- The man in the family?: staging gender in Waiting for Lefty and American social protest theatre / Maria F. Brandt -- Henry Roth's re-imagination of class consciousness from call it sleep to the mercy of a rude stream novels: class consciousness, nationalist politics, and working-class studies in the age of cosmopolitanism / Tim Libretti
  • Pt. I. The realities of working-class life. "Between the outhouse and the garbage dump" : locating collapse in depression literature / Paula Rabinowitz -- Work is a war, or all their lives they dug their graves / Renny Christopher -- Respectability, refinement, and the underclass : Uncle Tom's cabin and Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Sylvia J. Cook -- pt. II. Pedagogy and promises. Bridges, not ladders : working-class women poets on education, class consciousness, and the promise of upward mobility / Karen Kovacik -- Charlotte Simmons as working-class heroine in Tom Wolfe's I am Charlotte Simmons / David McCracken -- [Un]teaching the anthology : pedagogy versus canon in working-class literature / Nicholas Coles -- pt. III. The experience of poverty. Agency not alligators : poor women and outside assistance in three short stories / Michelle M. Tokarczyk -- Homeless in Seattle : class violence in Sherman Alexie's Indian killer / Michele Fazio -- Cultural geography and local economies : the lesson from Egypt, Maine / Phoebe S. Jackson -- pt. IV. Reconsidering class, gender, and nation. A body of work : imperial labor and the writing of American manhood in London's The sea-wolf / Matthew Brophy -- "The man in the family" : staging gender in Waiting for Lefty and American social protest theatre / Maria F. Brandt -- Henry Roth's re-imagination of class consciousness from Call it sleep to the Mercy of a rude stream novels : class consciousness, nationalist politics, and working-class studies in the age of cosmopolitanism / Tim Libretti
Control code
617637770
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780415885461
Lccn
2010052682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)617637770

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