What Was "Southern Literature"?

Jennifer Rae Greeson
2020 American Literary History  
Three books that treat periods from the antebellum to the modernist eras, taken together, provide an opportunity both to review the damnable ideological origins of the category "southern literature" and to observe the forms in which the category persists or is eschewed in current scholarship.
doi:10.1093/alh/ajaa021 fatcat:6rhxn7hcvrfmbfncmgeipyv64q