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Author Mills, Bruce, 1958-

Title Cultural reformations : Lydia Maria Child and the literature of reform / Bruce Mills.

Published Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  818.309 MILL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 212 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-203) and index.
Contents 1. A Reading History: Hobomok and Its Audience -- 2. Reviewing Slavery -- 3. Philothea: A Beginning in American Antislavery Fiction -- 4. Letters from New York: Child's Transcendentalist Epistles -- 5. Literary Excellence and Social Reform: Ultraisms for the 1840s -- 6. The Endings to Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl -- Conclusion: "Letting Inferences Unfold Themselves Very Gradually"
Subject Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880 -- Political and social views.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery in literature.
Social problems in literature.
ISBN 0820316385 (alk. paper)