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Author Manzella, Abigail G. H., author.

Title Migrating fictions : gender, race, and citizenship in U.S. internal displacements / Abigail G.H. Manzella.

Publication Info. Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2018]


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Description 1 online resource (xi, 223 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-213) and index.
Contents Introduction: The "unprecedented" internal U.S. migrations of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries -- The economic and environmental displacements during the great migration: precarious citizenship and Hurston's Their eyes were watching God -- The environmental displacement of the Dust Bowl: from the Yeoman myth to collective respect and Babb's Whose names are unknown -- The wartime displacement of Japanese American incarceration: disorientation and Otsuka's When the emperor was divine -- The economic displacement of Mexican American migrant labor: disembodied criminality to embodied spirituality and Viramontes's Under the feet of Jesus -- Afterword: The mobility poor of Hurricane Katrina: salvaging the family and Ward's Salvage the bones.
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed December 14, 2017).
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Subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Migration, Internal, in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Displacement (Psychology) in literature.
Refugees in literature.
American fiction. (OCoLC)fst00807048
Displacement (Psychology) in literature. (OCoLC)fst01903028
Migration, Internal, in literature. (OCoLC)fst01020774
Race relations in literature. (OCoLC)fst01086563
Refugees in literature. (OCoLC)fst01904453
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / African American
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
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