Slave, master, mistress, slave: Genre and interracial desire in Louisa May Alcott's fiction

Klimasmith, Betsy
June 1997
ATQ;Jun97, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p115
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Presents a critique of American writer Louisa May Alcott's fiction. Relationships between mulatto men and white women that occur in Alcott's generically disparate works; Mixture of gothic and sentimental themes; Exploration of the dynamics of race, desire and genre.


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