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The Resource Mourning the nation to come : Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures, Jillian J. Sayre

Mourning the nation to come : Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures, Jillian J. Sayre

Label
Mourning the nation to come : Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures
Title
Mourning the nation to come
Title remainder
Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures
Statement of responsibility
Jillian J. Sayre
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Mourning the Nation to Come, Jillian J. Sayre offers a comparative study of early national literature and culture in the United States, Brazil, and Spanish America that theorizes New World nationalism as grounded in cultures of the dead and commemorative acts of mourning. Sayre argues that popular historical romances unified communities of creole readers by giving them lost love objects they could mourn together, allowing citizens of newly formed nations to feel as one"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sayre, Jillian J
Dewey number
809.9/897
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.N19
LC item number
S39 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalism in literature
  • Death in literature
  • Grief in literature
  • Indigenous peoples in literature
  • American literature
  • Latin American literature
  • Brazilan literature
  • American literature
  • Death in literature
  • Grief in literature
  • Indigenous peoples in literature
  • Latin American literature
  • Nationalism in literature
Label
Mourning the nation to come : Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures, Jillian J. Sayre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the author's dissertation (doctoral)--University of Texas, Austin, 2010
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 Book Is a Grave -- Prolegomenon: Working through John Brown's Body -- Books Buried in the Earth -- Sovereign Tears, or, The Indian Is History -- The Shadow of the (m)Other -- Mother Tongues: Translating the Nation -- Coda: What Remains
Control code
on1112785123
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 250 pages
Isbn
9780807171899
Lccn
2019030783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Mourning the nation to come : Creole nativism in nineteenth-century American Literatures, Jillian J. Sayre
Publication
Note
Based on the author's dissertation (doctoral)--University of Texas, Austin, 2010
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 Book Is a Grave -- Prolegomenon: Working through John Brown's Body -- Books Buried in the Earth -- Sovereign Tears, or, The Indian Is History -- The Shadow of the (m)Other -- Mother Tongues: Translating the Nation -- Coda: What Remains
Control code
on1112785123
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 250 pages
Isbn
9780807171899
Lccn
2019030783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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