Chapter 6. American Regionalism: Local Color, National Literature, Global Circuits

  1. Robert Paul Lamb and
  2. G. R. Thompson
  1. June Howard

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996829.ch7

A Companion to American Fiction 1865-1914

A Companion to American Fiction 1865-1914

How to Cite

Howard, J. (2007) American Regionalism: Local Color, National Literature, Global Circuits, in A Companion to American Fiction 1865-1914 (eds R. P. Lamb and G. R. Thompson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996829.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405100649

Online ISBN: 9780470996829

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Keywords:

  • american regionalism;
  • national literature;
  • global circuits;
  • terminological discriminations;
  • continental expansion

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • West and East: Beginning the Local Color Vogue

  • Of Time and Place: Some Terminological Discriminations

  • Continental Expansion: Unifying and Differentiating Forces in the Print Market

  • Sectional Groupings: The Complexities of Regionalism