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Author Jenkins, McKay, 1963-
Title The South in Black and white : race, sex, and literature in the 1940s / McKay Jenkins.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1999]

Author Jenkins, McKay, 1963-
Subject Percy, William Alexander, 1885-1942 -- Political and social views.
Smith, Lillian (Lillian Eugenia), 1897-1966 -- Political and social views.
McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967 -- Political and social views.
Cash, W. J. (Wilbur Joseph), 1900-1941.
American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans in literature.
Race in literature.
Sex in literature.
Southern States -- Race relations -- Historiography.
Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-
Litteratur Engelsk, amerikansk litteratur.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 215 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-212) and index.
Contents Whatever else the true American is, he is also somehow black -- Moving among the living as ghosts: a historical overview -- Private violence desirable: race, sex, and sadism in Wilbur J. Cash's The mind of the South -- Men of honor and pygmy tribes: metaphors of race and cultural decline in William Alexander Percy's Lanterns on the levee -- I know the fears by heart: segregation as metaphor in the work of Lillian Smith -- The sadness made her feel queer: race, gender, and the grotesque in the early writings of Carson McCullers -- Thirteen ways of looking at whiteness.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 080787602X
0807824917 (alk. paper)
9780807824917 (alk. paper)
0807847771 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807847770 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 297261404
Additional Format Print version: Jenkins, McKay, 1963- South in Black and white. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1999 0807824917 9780807824917 (DLC) 99012598 (OCoLC)40683270