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Author Meer, Sarah, 1969-

Title Uncle Tom mania : slavery, minstrelsy, and transatlantic culture in the 1850s / by Sarah Meer.

Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.3 St78uDm 2005    ---  Available
Description viii, 332 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-319) and index.
Contents Topsy and the end man: blackface in Uncle Tom's Cabin -- Minstrel variations: uncle toms in the minstrel show -- Copycat critics: the anti-tom novel and the fugitive slave -- Minstrelsy, melodrama, and reform drama: Uncle Tom plays in New York -- Uncle Tom in London: British dramatizations -- Tom mania in Britain: the Stafford House address and "real uncle toms" -- Foreign manners and memories: Tom mania and transatlantic literature -- Answering the "answers": Tom mania and Stowe's Dred.
Subject Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Uncle Tom's cabin.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Adaptations -- History and criticism.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Appreciation -- Great Britain.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Appreciation -- United States.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Parodies, imitations, etc.
Didactic fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 -- Influence.
Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)
African Americans in literature.
Fugitive slaves in literature.
Minstrel shows -- History.
Slavery in literature.
ISBN 0820327379 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780820327372 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0820327360 (alk. paper)
9780820327365 (alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2181331
YDXCP 2181330
NZ1 9253949
AU@ 000026869235

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