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Civil rights and the environment in African-American literature, 1895-1941. / John Claborn.

Author/Creator:
Claborn, John, author.
Publication:
London, England : Bloomsbury Academic, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (216 pages).
Series:
Environmental cultures series ; 11.
Environmental cultures ; 11
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Subjects:
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
Environmentalism in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Civil rights in literature.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Introduction
Up from nature: racial uplift and ecological agencies in Booker T. Washington's autobiographies
W. E. B. Du Bois at the Grand Canyon: nature, history, and race in A darkwater
The crisis, the politics of nature, and the Harlem Renaissance: Effie Lee Newsome's eco-poetics
Sawmills and swamps: ecological collectives in Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men and Their eyes were watching God
From black Marxism to industrial ecosystem: racial and ecological crisis in William Attaway's Blood on the forge
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-350-00943-1
1-350-00944-X