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The Resource Prison literature in America : the victim as criminal and artist, H. Bruce Franklin

Prison literature in America : the victim as criminal and artist, H. Bruce Franklin

Label
Prison literature in America : the victim as criminal and artist
Title
Prison literature in America
Title remainder
the victim as criminal and artist
Statement of responsibility
H. Bruce Franklin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franklin, H. Bruce
Dewey number
810/.9/920692
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.P74
LC item number
F7 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners' writings, American
  • Criminals' writings, American
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • American literature
  • Crime in literature
  • Slavery in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Prisons in literature
  • Victims in literature
  • Canon (Literature)
Label
Prison literature in America : the victim as criminal and artist, H. Bruce Franklin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 291-341
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The victim as criminal and artist in America -- The first literary genre of the United States: the slave narrative -- The worker as criminal and artist: Herman Melville -- Part II: History -- Plantation to penitentiary: songs of slavery, peonage, and prison: A. Songs of slavery B. Songs of an imprisoned people -- A history of literature by convicts in America -- Part III: The present -- Two novelists of the American prison A. Malcolm Braly B. Chester Himes -- From Malcolm X to Attica and beyond: contemporary American prison literature
Control code
18442326
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xxxii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780195053586
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88027467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1197777
  • (OCoLC)18442326
Label
Prison literature in America : the victim as criminal and artist, H. Bruce Franklin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 291-341
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The victim as criminal and artist in America -- The first literary genre of the United States: the slave narrative -- The worker as criminal and artist: Herman Melville -- Part II: History -- Plantation to penitentiary: songs of slavery, peonage, and prison: A. Songs of slavery B. Songs of an imprisoned people -- A history of literature by convicts in America -- Part III: The present -- Two novelists of the American prison A. Malcolm Braly B. Chester Himes -- From Malcolm X to Attica and beyond: contemporary American prison literature
Control code
18442326
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xxxii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780195053586
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88027467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1197777
  • (OCoLC)18442326

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