Wounds of Returning: Race, Memory, and Property on the Postslavery Plantation

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Index
Absalom, Absalom! (Faulkner): and concept of possession, 11–13; and plaçage, 23; connection to Graceland, 92–93; and Rowan Oak, 103
African Americans: and early tourism in the South, 6; racist images of in consumer culture, 18, 54, 70, 89, 182 (nn. 16, 20, 21); and hurricane Katrina, 19– 20; and performance of slavery, 32–33, 68; and white slavery, 46–48; and plantation ownership, 69; as plantation tour guides, 69–71; responses of to Gone with the Wind, 73–76; depicted in Hollywood films, 78, 79–80, 178–79 (n. 70); and Elvis impersonation, 99–100; Faulkner’s prescriptions for, 103–4; on western frontier, 106– 7, 108–9, 111–12; in popular images of western frontier, 112– 14; depicted in “race movies,” 179 (n. 70). See also Body: black; Buffalo Soldiers; Chattel slavery; Creole; Creoles, of color; Dunbar, Alice; Lynching; Octoroons; Plagage; Plantation tourism; Plessy v. Ferguson:, Property; Quadroon
Ali, Muhammad, 91
Anderson, Sherwood, 69
Angola Plantation, 135–36. See also Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola
Angola Rodeo, 140; origins of, 141– 42; interactions between prisoners and free spectators at, 142, 144–46; as tourist spectacle, 142, 149–50; inmate views of, 146, 148, 152; racial issues at, 146–47; events of, 147–48, 150– 53; subversive potential of, 149– 50, 152–53, 158
Aunt Jemima, 6, 70, 89
Awakening, The (Chopin): female sexuality in, 24; people as property in, 24–25; depiction of people of color in, 25; and plantation ideology, 25
Baker, Houston, 136, 164–65 (n. 35)
Baldwin, James, 105
Beard, Charles and Mary, 9
Beckwith, Byron de la, 90
Bellocq, Ernest, 51–52
Benitez-Rojo, Antonio, 13
Berendt,John, 56
Bergner, Daniel, 146, 152, 192 (n.39)

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Illustrations vii
  • Acknowledgments ix
  • Prologue xi
  • Introduction 1
  • 1- Sex and Segregation 21
  • 2- Plantations without Slaves 54
  • 3- Roadside Attractions 86
  • 4- Southern Frontiers 108
  • 5- Stars and Stripes 135
  • Epilogue 159
  • Notes 161
  • Bibliography 195
  • Index 217
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