Stories of the Color Line

Product Number: EB00680072
Released: Jul 21, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781625583420
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Chesnutt's stories were more complex than those of many of his contemporaries. He wrote about characters dealing with difficult issues of mixed race, "passing," illegitimacy, racial identities, and social place throughout his career. The issues were especially pressing during the social volatility of Reconstruction and late 19th-century southern society.

Original Publish Date: Jan 03, 2013

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