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The Resource Finding purple America : the South and the future of American cultural studies, Jon Smith

Finding purple America : the South and the future of American cultural studies, Jon Smith

Label
Finding purple America : the South and the future of American cultural studies
Title
Finding purple America
Title remainder
the South and the future of American cultural studies
Statement of responsibility
Jon Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The new southern studies has had an uneasy relationship with both American studies and the old southern studies. In Finding Purple America, Jon Smith, one of the founders of the new movement, locates the source of that unease in the fundamentally antimodern fantasies of both older fields. The old southern studies tends to view modernity as a threat to a mystic southern essence-a dangerous outside force taking the form of everything from a ""bulldozer revolution"" to a ""national project of forgetting."" Since the rise of the New Americanists, American studies has also imagined itself to be in
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Jon
Dewey number
975.07
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
F208.5
LC item number
.S65 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The new southern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • United States
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Study skills
  • Southern States
  • United States
  • Amerikanistiek
  • Zuidelijke staten
Label
Finding purple America : the South and the future of American cultural studies, Jon Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What does an American studies scholar want? -- Songs that move hipsters to tears : Johnny Cash and the new melancholy -- German lessons : on getting over a lost supremacy -- Our turn : on Gen X, wearing vintage, and Neko Case -- Ties and a pistol : Faulkner, metropolitan fashion, and "the South" -- Flying without wings : race, civic branding, and identity politics in two twenty-first-century American cities -- In the garden
Control code
843113654
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820345727
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q4t7q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843113654
Label
Finding purple America : the South and the future of American cultural studies, Jon Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What does an American studies scholar want? -- Songs that move hipsters to tears : Johnny Cash and the new melancholy -- German lessons : on getting over a lost supremacy -- Our turn : on Gen X, wearing vintage, and Neko Case -- Ties and a pistol : Faulkner, metropolitan fashion, and "the South" -- Flying without wings : race, civic branding, and identity politics in two twenty-first-century American cities -- In the garden
Control code
843113654
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820345727
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q4t7q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843113654

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