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Novel nostalgias: the aesthetics of antagonism in nineteenth-century U.S. literature

Novel nostalgias: the aesthetics of antagonism in nineteenth-century U.S. literature

Funchion, John, author

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, [2015]
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Statement of responsibility: John Funchion
ISBN: 0814212875, 0814252176, 9780814212875, 9780814252178
Note: Pbk.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-240) and index.
Physical Description: xii, 252 pages ; 23 cm
Subject: Nostalgia United States 19th century.; American fiction 19th century History and criticism.; Nostalgia in literature.

Contents

  1. Bad romances: homesick nationalisms in the antebellum United States
  2. Confederate narratives and the problem of reconstruction
  3. Longing for a people: Hamlin Garland's and Pauline Hopkins's populist fictions
  4. Left nostalgia: revolutionary aesthetics in the radical novel
  5. Cosmopolitan nostalgia in L. Frank Baum's Oz and Henry James's America
  6. Epilogue: "Taking the country back" in the twenty-first century.