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Gleason, William A
Sites unseen : architecture, race, and American literature / William A. Gleason
Alternate Title Architecture, race, and American literature
New York : New York University Press, c2011
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 4th Floor  PS217.A73 G54 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Architecture in literature
Race in literature
Architecture and literature
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Physical Description xiii, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-257) and index
Contents Introduction: Race, writing, architecture: American patterns -- Cottage desire: The bondwoman's narrative and the politics of antebellum space -- Piazza tales: Architecture, race, and memory in Charles Chesnutt's conjure stories -- Imperial bungalow: structures of empire in Richard Harding Davis and Olga Beatriz Torres -- Keyless rooms: Frank Lloyd Wright and Charlie Chan -- Coda: Black cabin, white house
Series America and the long 19th century

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