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Goldsby, Jacqueline

A Spectacular Secret

Lynching in American Life And Literature

€ 48.24

This incisive study takes on one of the grimmest secrets in America`s national life--the history of lynching and, more generally, the public punishment of African Amer


Taal / Language : English

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List of Illustrations ix
Introduction 1(11)
1 A Sign of the Times: Lynching and Its Cultural Logic 12(31)
2 Writing `Dynamitically`: Ida B. Wells 43(62)
3 `The Drift of the Public Mind`: Stephen Crane 105(59)
4 Lynching`s Mass Appeal and the `Terrible Real`: James Weldon Johnson 164(50)
5 Through a Different Lens: Lynching Photography at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century 214(68)
6 In the Mind`s Eye 282(27)
Acknowledgments 309(6)
Notes 315(92)
Index 407
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Paperback / softback
384 pagina's
Januari 2006
703 gram
222 x 152 x 32 mm
University of Chicago Press us

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