By Timothy Sweet,Samuel Graber,Coleman Hutchison
The volumeÆs participants examine how literary cultures of the 1860s and 1870s engaged strategies of kingdom, violence, liberty, citizenship, group, and id. even as, the essayists research the cultures themselves, which integrated Euroamerican and African American vernacular oral, manuscript ( journals and letters), and print (newspapers, magazines, or books) cultures; overlapping discourses of politics, protest, domesticity, and sentiment; unsettled literary nationalism and emergent literary regionalism; and vernacular and elite aesthetic traditions.
These essays element to the diversity of literary voices that have been conversing out within the warÆs rapid aftermath and aid us comprehend what these voices have been sayingand the way it used to be received.
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Literary Cultures of the Civil War by Timothy Sweet,Samuel Graber,Coleman Hutchison