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Author Florida College English Association. Annual Meeting (2008 : Tampa, Fla.)

Title Florida studies : proceedings of the 2008 Annual General Meeting of the Florida College English Association / edited by Claudia Slate, with April Van Camp
Published Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars, 2009
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Contents Building a community of honors scholars through primary archival research / Charlotte Pressler -- Blogging Floria's reputations in first-year composition / Kyle D. Stedman -- Exploring first Coast writers : bringing scholarship to Duval County public school teachers / Betsy Nies -- Teaching service learning memoirs : gargantua, maimonides, and Lake Hollingsworth / Catherine Eskin -- General Jorge Biassou acting as a site of re-membering / Sara Olsen -- The power of the pen : the "invitation letters" to Florida and their writers / Doris Van Kampen and Carol Ann Moon -- Coming of age in antebellum Florida : George Morton and the young marooners / Maurice O'Sullivan -- Finding Edith Pope / Jane Anderson Jones -- Wish you weren't here : African American portrayals in vintage Florida postcards / Claudia Slate -- The Donaldsons : the first black family in lower Pinellas County / Valerie Kasper -- William Pope Du Val and Washington Irving : fiction as fact and fact as fiction--an exploration of early American folklore Florida's antebellum frontier / James M. Denham -- Chasing the faces of Florida's colonial ladies : a brief memoir on assembling primary source material for the study of gender and sexuality in the British Floridas, 1763-1784 / Deborah L. Bauer -- The faces of racism : Jim Crow in Florida / Salena Coller -- Modern landscapes, modern labyrinths : Wallace Stevens and ways of escape / Julia Rawa -- Colonial showcase lagoon : the architecture of the colonized/colonizer in Walt Disney World's EPCOT theme park / CR Junkins -- Poor white southerners : beyond the stereotype / Diane Baird -- Fighting the good fight on all fronts : Carl Hiaasen and the rhetoric of eco-criticism / Larry Byrne -- Florida's heroes of the new news : Gannett Dailies lose and (maybe) find their net / Stephen Zeigler -- "Sinks, snakes, caves w/ water" : Floridian imagery in the poetry of Jim Morrison / Lee Campbell and Debra Jacobs -- Pineapple Grill / Lizbeth Keiley
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
American literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
American literature -- Florida -- History and criticism.
Florida -- In literature.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Slate, Claudia.
Van Camp, April.
ISBN 1443811718 (electronic bk.)
9781443811712 (electronic bk.)