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The Resource Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs, edited by Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren

Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs, edited by Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren

Label
Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs
Title
Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Imperium in Imperio (1899) was the first black novel to countenance openly the possibility of organized black violence against Jim Crow segregation. Its author, a Baptist minister and newspaper editor from Texas, Sutton E. Griggs (1872-1933), would go on to publish four more novels; establish his own publishing company, one of the first secular publishing houses owned and operated by an African American in the United States; and help to found the American Baptist Theological Seminary in Tennessee. Alongside W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington, Griggs was a key political and literary voice
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3513.R7154
LC item number
.J56 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Warren, Kenneth W.
  • Chakkalakal, Tess
Series statement
The New Southern studies
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  • Griggs, Sutton E.
  • Race relations in literature
  • Griggs, Sutton E.
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Race relations in literature
Label
Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs, edited by Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren
Instantiates
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren -- Sutton Griggs and the borderlands of empire / Caroline Levander -- Empires at home and abroad in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in Imperio / John Gruesser -- Edward Everett Hale's and Sutton E. Griggs's Men without a country / Robert S. Levine -- Moving up a dead-end ladder : black class mobility, death, and narrative closure in Sutton Griggs's Overshadowed / Andreá N. Williams -- Social Darwinism, American imperialism, and the origins of the science of collective effciency in Sutton E. Griggs's Unfettered / Finnie Coleman -- Reading in Sutton E. Griggs / Tess Chakkalakal -- Sutton E. Griggs against Thomas Dixon's "Vile, isrepresentations" : The hindered hand and The leopard's spots / Hanna Wallinger -- Harnessing the Niagara : Sutton E. Griggs's The hindered hand / John Ernest -- Jim Crow and the house of fiction : Charles W. Chesnutt's and Sutton E. Griggs's last novels / M. Giulia Fabi -- Perfecting the political romance : the last novel of Sutton Griggs / Kenneth W. Warren -- Chronology : the life and times of Sutton E. Griggs -- Selected bibliography -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
867742198
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF (310 pages).).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820346304
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt3q42cs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867742198
Label
Jim Crow, literature, and the legacy of Sutton E. Griggs, edited by Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Tess Chakkalakal and Kenneth W. Warren -- Sutton Griggs and the borderlands of empire / Caroline Levander -- Empires at home and abroad in Sutton E. Griggs's Imperium in Imperio / John Gruesser -- Edward Everett Hale's and Sutton E. Griggs's Men without a country / Robert S. Levine -- Moving up a dead-end ladder : black class mobility, death, and narrative closure in Sutton Griggs's Overshadowed / Andreá N. Williams -- Social Darwinism, American imperialism, and the origins of the science of collective effciency in Sutton E. Griggs's Unfettered / Finnie Coleman -- Reading in Sutton E. Griggs / Tess Chakkalakal -- Sutton E. Griggs against Thomas Dixon's "Vile, isrepresentations" : The hindered hand and The leopard's spots / Hanna Wallinger -- Harnessing the Niagara : Sutton E. Griggs's The hindered hand / John Ernest -- Jim Crow and the house of fiction : Charles W. Chesnutt's and Sutton E. Griggs's last novels / M. Giulia Fabi -- Perfecting the political romance : the last novel of Sutton Griggs / Kenneth W. Warren -- Chronology : the life and times of Sutton E. Griggs -- Selected bibliography -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
867742198
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF (310 pages).).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820346304
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q42cs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867742198

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