Work of the Fellows: Edited Volumes

The Literature of the American South: A Norton Anthology

Harris, Trudier (Fellow, 1996-97; Fellow, 2018-19) Andrews, William L.; Gwin, Minrose C.; Hobson, Fred, ed.

New York: W.W. Norton, 1998

From the publisher's description:

The Literature of the American South reconsiders southern writing from its seventeenth-century origins to its flourishing present. Featuring the works of eighty-seven classic, contemporary, and newly recovered writers of all genres―poetry, short fiction, drama, novels, autobiography, criticism, sermons, memoirs, journals, and letters―this groundbreaking anthology sheds new light on the creative power of the southern imagination.


Subjects: Literature;; American Literature; American South;