By Susan Castillo,Ivy Schweitzer
- Situates the writing of this era in its quite a few historic and cultural contexts, together with colonialism, imperialism, diaspora, and kingdom formation.
- Highlights interactions among local, non-scribal teams and Europeans throughout the early centuries of exploration.
- Covers quite a lot of methods to defining and studying early American writing.
- Looks on the improvement of neighborhood spheres of effect within the 17th and eighteenth centuries.
- Serves as an essential adjunct to Castillo and Schweitzer’s ‘The Literatures of Colonial the US: An Anthology’ (Blackwell Publishing, 2001).
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