A Tough Little Patch of History: Gone with the Wind and the Politics of Memory

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More than seventy-five years after its publication, "Gone with the Wind" remains thoroughly embedded in American culture. Margaret Mitchell s novel and the film produced by David O. Selznick have melded with the broader forces of southern history, southern mythology, and marketing to become, and remain, a cultural phenomenon. "A Tough Little Patch of History" (the phrase was coined by a journalist in 1996 to describe the Margaret Mitchell home after it was spared from destruction by fire) explores how "Gone with the Wind" ...

A Tough Little Patch of History: Gone with the Wind and the Politics of Memory 2014, University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville

ISBN-13: 9781557286574

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