Rhetorics of literacy : the cultivation of American dialect poetry /
Table of Contents:
- The difficulty of dialect poetry
- Plain and peculiar dialects : Bret Harte and James Whitcomb Riley
- Lettered dialect : Paul Laurence Dunbar I
- Cultivated dialect : Paul Laurence Dunbar II
- Gendered dialect : Frances Ellen Watkins Harper and Maggie Pogue Johnson
- Annotated dialect : Claude McKay and Langston Hughes.