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Reaping Something New: African American Transformations of Victorian Literature

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by Daniel Hack
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Reaping Something New: African American Transformations of Victorian Literature by Daniel Hack

Tackling fraught but fascinating issues of cultural borrowing and appropriation, this groundbreaking book reveals that Victorian literature was put to use in African American literature and print culture in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in much more intricate, sustained, and imaginative ways than previously suspected. From reprinting and reframing “The Charge of the Light Brigade” in an antislavery newspaper to reimagining David Copperfield and Jane Eyre as mixed-race youths in the antebellum South, writers and editors transposed and transformed works by the leading British writers of the day to depict the lives of African Americans and advance their causes. Central figures in African American literary and intellectual history

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Pages: 344
Size: 2.1 MB
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781400883745 (DRM-EPUB)

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12/04/2016
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