Regionalism and Local Color in Short Fiction Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Short Story Criticism)

James Lane Allen
Flute and Violin and Other Kentucky Tales and Romances (short stories) 1891
A Kentucky Cardinal: A Story (novella) 1895
Aftermath: Part Second of “A Kentucky Cardinal” (novella) 1896

Gertrude Atherton
Before the Gringo Came (short stories) 1894; also published as The Splendid Idle Forties, Stories of Old California, 1902

Mary Hunter Austin
The Land of Little Rain (sketches) 1903

Alice Brown
Meadow-grass: Tales of New England Life (short stories) 1895
Tiverton Tales (short stories) 1899

George Washington Cable
Old Creole Days (short stories)...

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