Keywords for Southern Studies (New Southern Studies) (Paperback)

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By Scott Romine (Editor), Jennifer Rae Greeson (Editor), Erich Nunn (Contribution by)
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In Keywords for Southern Studies, editors Scott Romine and Jennifer Rae Greeson have compiled an eclectic collection of new essays that address the fluidity of southern studies by adopting a transnational, interdisciplinary focus. The essays are structured around critical terms pertinent both to the field and to modern life in general.

The nonbinary, nontraditional approach of Keywords unmasks and refutes standard binary thinking--First World/Third World, self/other, for instance--that postcolonial studies revealed as a flawed rhetorical structure for analyzing empire. Instead, Keywords promotes a holistic way of thinking that begins with southern studies but extends beyond.

About the Author


Scott Romine (Editor) SCOTT ROMINE is a professor of English at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro. Jennifer Rae Greeson (Editor) JENNIFER RAE GREESON is an associate professor of English at the University of Virginia.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780820349626
ISBN-10: 0820349623
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Publication Date: August 15th, 2016
Pages: 424
Language: English
Series: New Southern Studies