Rooting Memory, Rooting Place

Regionalism in the Twenty-First-Century American South

  • Authors
  • Christopher Lloyd

Part of the American Literature Readings in the 21st Century book series (ALTC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Christopher Lloyd
    Pages 1-18
  3. Christopher Lloyd
    Pages 19-51
  4. Christopher Lloyd
    Pages 117-147
  5. Christopher Lloyd
    Pages 149-161
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 163-200

About this book


This timely and incisive study reads contemporary literature and visual culture from the American South through the lens of cultural memory. Rooting texts in their regional locations, the book interrupts and questions the dominant trends in Southern Studies, providing a fresh and nuanced view of twenty-first-century texts.


America Cultural Memory culture memory Narrative novel Visual Culture

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