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By Daniel Maudlin,Robin Peel

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ISBN-13: 9781409462439

Taking a multidisciplinary method of the complicated cultural exchanges that came about among Britain and the United States from 1750 to 1900, The fabrics of alternate examines fabric, visible, and print tradition along literature inside a transatlantic context. The participants hint the evolution of Anglo-American tradition from its origins as a made of the British North Atlantic Empire via to its endurance within the post-Independence international of the 19th and early 20th centuries. whereas transatlanticism is a well-established box in heritage and literary reviews, this quantity acknowledges the broader variety and interactions of transatlantic cultural creation throughout fabric and visible cultures in addition to literature. As such, whereas encompassing a variety of fields and techniques in the humanities, the 10 chapters are all focused on realizing and examining a similar Anglo-American tradition in the related social contexts. The chapters combine the literary with the cloth, delivering replacement and provocative views on subject matters starting from the child-made booklet to representations of family slaves in literature, in terms of background portray, commute writing, structure and political performs. through concentrating on cultural exchanges among Britain and the north-eastern maritime usa over approximately centuries, the gathering deals an in-depth learn of Britain’s courting with a unmarried area of North the United States over a longer historical interval. members have resisted the temptation to prioritize the connection among New England and England particularly by way of putting this organization in the contexts of Atlantic exchanges with different northeastern states in addition to with the South, the Caribbean and Scotland. meant for researchers in literature, visible and fabric tradition, this assortment demanding situations single-subject limitations by way of redefining transatlantic stories because the collective exam of the advanced and interrelated cultural t

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