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Author Locklear, Erica Abrams.

Title Negotiating a perilous empowerment [electronic resource] : Appalachian women's literacies / Erica Abrams Locklear.

Imprint Athens : Ohio University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 256 p. : ill.
Series Series in race, ethnicity, and gender in Appalachia
Ohio University Press series in race, ethnicity, and gender in Appalachia.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Appalachia on our pages: situating Appalachian literacy and literary analysis -- Shaping biscuit dough and rolling out steel: responding to literacy commodification in The dollmaker -- Narrating socialization: Linda Scott Derosier's memoirs -- "Overcoming" backgrounds: competing discourses in The unquiet earth -- Invasion of the mountain teachers: literacy campaigns and conflicts in Lee Smith's work.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject American literature -- Appalachian Region -- History and criticism.
Literacy in literature.
Women -- Appalachian Region.
Sex role in literature.
Women in literature.
Appalachian Region -- In literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821419656 (acid-free paper)
9780821443781 (e-book)

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