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  Volume 41, Number 1, Fall 2008

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From: The Southern Literary Journal

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“The Progress of the Heat Within”: The West Indies, Yellow Fever, and Citizenship in William Wells Brown’s Clotel

pp. 1-19 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0022

A History of Forgetting, and the “Awful Problem” of “Race”: A New Historical Note

pp. 20-31 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0032

Southern White Women’s Autobiographies: Social Equality and Social Change

pp. 32-51 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0031

Tension and Transcendence: “The Jew” in the Fiction of Carson McCullers

pp. 52-72 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0035

Charles Chesnutt’s Dilemma: Professional Ethics, Social Justice, and Domestic Feminism in The Marrow of Tradition

pp. 73-92 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0034

The Roots of New Criticism

pp. 93-108 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0030

“[J]us’ listenin’ tuh you”: Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God and the Gospel Impulse

pp. 109-130 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0027


Poverty and the Boundaries of Whiteness

pp. 131-134 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0023

Vocation, Vocation, Vocation: Lewis Simpson’s Lives

pp. 135-138 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0026

Rethinking Regionalism and the Southern Imagination

pp. 139-144 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0024

Pondering Hearts: Studies of Eudora Welty and Josephine Pinckney

pp. 145-150 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0021

Faulkner and the South: Political and Literary Contexts

pp. 151-154 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0033

Reading Religion in African American Narratives

pp. 155-157 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0025

Poe and Other Southerners

pp. 158-160 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0028



pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.0.0029

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