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  Volume 45, Number 1, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

This issue of the Southern Literary Journal

is dedicated to Fred Hobson

in honor of his decades of service—past, present, and future—

to the field of southern literature.

A Note About Transitions

pp. v-vi | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0023


"Tangled Skeins": Henry Timrod's "The Cotton Boll" and the Slave Narratives

pp. 1-20 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0025

Moving Toward a "No South": George Washington Cable's Global Vision in The Grandissimes

pp. 21-38 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0014

Transformational Spectacle in Bobbie Ann Mason's Feather Crowns

pp. 39-55 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0016

William Styron's Posthumous Publications: Reaffirmation of an American Man of Letters

pp. 56-77 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0018

The Need to Re-evaluate: Identity in Robert Penn Warren's Or Else: Poem/Poems 1968-1974

pp. 78-94 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0020

"Somehow Caught": Race and Deferred Sexuality in McCullers's The Member of the Wedding

pp. 95-110 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0022

"When the Sun Goes Down": The Ghetto Pastoral Mode in Jean Toomer's Cane

pp. 111-128 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0024


Grounding Southern Ecocriticism

pp. 129-133 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0013

Three Good Books on Autobiography

pp. 134-138 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0015

Reimagining the Southern Imaginary

pp. 139-144 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0017

Correspondences and Inspirations: The Hurston-Rawlings and Welty-Maxwell Friendships

pp. 145-149 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0019


pp. 150-152 | DOI: 10.1353/slj.2012.0021

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