A Southern Renaissance : The Cultural Awakening of the American South, 1930-1955
This perceptive study of a major cultural movement shows how Southern writers of 1930 t0 1955 tried to come to terms with Southern tradition, and discusses the resulting body of significant literature - fiction, poetry, memoirs, and historical writing.
- Paperback | 364 pages
- 142.2 x 218.9 x 23.9mm | 577.27g
- 01 Jun 1991
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
"A book that henceforth every serious student of southern history and southern literature will have to take into account."-David Herbert Donald, The New Republic "A Southern Renaissance is a richer book than I can begin to convey. It is witty, learned and felt, with a relevance beyond the geographical borders of its subject." -Stephen J. Whitfield, The New Leader