Harriet Beecher Stowe
is the subject of Halpern's second chapter.
Analyzing novels by Harriet Beecher Stowe
, Mark Twain, Sherwood Anderson, and Nathanael West, the book demonstrates that sentimental language changes but remains powerful, even in works by authors who self-consciously write against the sentimental tradition.
McFarland, the author of two novels and five nonfiction works, including the most recent, Loves of Harriet Beecher Stowe
, offers here a captivating investigation of the similarities and differences between Twain and Roosevelt presented against a backdrop of politics, imperialism, commercialism, and racism of these decades.
They attended roundtable discussions of topics such as access to the archives at the Harriet Beecher Stowe
Center in Hartford, Connecticut.
The essays also span an ambitious range of subjects, from the metaphysical musings of the "usual suspects"--Jonathan Edwards, Harriet Beecher Stowe
, and Charles Hodge--to Mohegan minister Samson Occom and author John Updike.
The third Beecher daughter, Harriet Beecher Stowe
, turned her early interest in literature into a prolific publishing career, often serving as the primary breadwinner for her husband and children.
In her popular novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin: or Life Among the Lowly (1852), Harriet Beecher Stowe
strategically included hymns and hymn singing within the narrative.
As American author Harriet Beecher Stowe
(1811-96) said about the old country: "Its history for two centuries was our history.
Slaves were valuable witnesses in this process but, as Harriet Beecher Stowe
and Frederick Douglass noted, their testimony required white authentication.
Chapter 5 is probably the strongest in the book, with its study of representations of domestic space (domestic in both the familial and the national sense) in anti-slavery writing by the American authors Harriet Beecher Stowe
and Harriet Jacobs.
The Annotated Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Edited by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
This production contains a brilliant analysis and interpretation of a number of writers, including Edgar Allan Poe, Harriet Beecher Stowe
, Mark Twain, Herman Melville and others.
UNCLE TOM'S CABIN Harriet Beecher Stowe
Penguin Classics (Originally published in 1852, Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington)
Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Perspectives is an extensive work of literary criticism and analysis that explores the complicated and reciprocal relationship between George Elliot's fiction and the writings of her American contemporaries, including Nathaniel Hawthorne, Harriet Beecher Stowe
, Margaret Fuller, and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Adaptation of the famous novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe
, also starring Phylicia Rashad, Bruce Dern, Edward Woodward and George Coe.