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Dialects

AAE in Literature

Barnes, V. (1980). Dialect in Southern fiction. Southern Conference on English in the Two-Year College Newsletter, 13(1), 44-45.

Bernstein, C. G. (Ed.). (1994). The text and beyond: Essays in literary linguistics. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press.

Berthele, R. (2000). Translating African American Vernacular English into German: The problem of 'Jim' in Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn. Journal of Sociolinguistics, 4(4), 588-613.

Billups, E. P. (1923). Some principles for the representation of Negro dialect in fiction. Texas Review, 8, 99-123.

Brown, C. S. (1976). A glossary of Faulkner's South. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Butters, R. R. (1982). Dialect at work: Eudora Welty's artistic purposes. Mississippi Folklore Register, 16(2), 33-40.

Cole, R. (1986). Literary representation of dialect. University of South Florida Language Quarterly, 24, 3-8.

Fine, E. C. (1983). In defense of literary dialect: A response to Dennis R. Preston. Journal of American Folklore, 96(3), 323-330.

Fishkin, S. F. (1993). Was Huck black? Mark Twain and African-American voice. New York: Oxford University Press.

Florey, K. (1986). Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin. Explicator, 45(1), 20-21.

Garner, T. (1983). Playing the dozens: Folklore at strategies for living. Quarterly Journal of Speech, 69, 47-57.

Holloway, K. F. C. (1987). The character of the word: The texts of Zora Neale Hurston. New York: Greenwood.

Holmes, D. G. (2004). Revisiting racialized voice: African American ethos in language and literature. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press.

Holton, S. W. (1984). Down home and uptown: The representation of black speech in American fiction. Rutherford, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press.

Ives, S. (1954). The phonology of the Uncle Remus stories. Publications of the American Dialect Society, 22, 3-59.

Jones, R. V. (2003). Voice and voicelessness: The sociopoliticial characterizations of women in the novels of Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins and Jessie Redmon Fauset. (Doctoral dissertation, Michigan State University, 2003), Dissertation Abstracts International 64(05), 1655. (AAT 3092160)

Lencho, M. W. (1988). Dialect variation in The Sound and the Fury: A study of Faulkner's use of Black English. The Mississippi Quarterly, 41, 403-419.

Leonard, J. S., Tenney, T. A., & Davis, T. M. (1992). Satire or evasion? Black perspectives on Huckleberry Finn. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Levenston, E. A. (1981). Literary dialect in George V. Higgins' The Judgment of Deke Hunter. English Studies, 62(4), 358-370.

Levy, A. (1990). Dialect and convention: Harriet A. Jacob's Incidents in the life of a slave girl. Nineteenth Century Literature, 45, 206-219.

Macauley, R. K. S. (1991). "Coz it izny spelt when they say it": Displaying dialect in writing. American Speech, 66, 280-291.

Millward, C. (1994). Benewell Kemler's Black English. American Speech, 69(2), 155-167.

Minnick, L. C. (2004). Dialect and dichotomy: Literary representations of African American speech. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alalabama Press.

Nettels, E. (1988). Language, race, and social class in Howell's America. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.

North, M. (1994). The dialect of modernism: Race, language, and twentieth-century literature. New York: Oxford University Press.

Pederson, L. (1965). Negro speech in The adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Mark Twain Journal, 13, 1-4.

Pederson, L. (1969). Mark Twain's Missouri dialects: Marion County phonemics. American Speech, 44(4), 279-286.

Pederson, L. (1985). Language in the Uncle Remus tales. Modern Philology, 82(292-298).

Pederson, L. (1986). Rewriting dialect literature: The wonderful tar-baby story. Atlanta Historical Journal, 30(3-4), 57-70.

Riley, J. W. (1892). Dialect in literature. Forum, 14, 465-473.

Sabin, M. (1987). The dialect of the tribe: Speech and community in modern fiction. New York: Oxford University Press.

Sewel, D. R. (1987). Mark Twain's language: Discourse, dialogue, and linguistic variety. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Simpson, R. (1999). Black looks and Black acts: The language of Toni Morrison in "The Bluest Eye" and "Beloved". (Doctoral dissertation, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, 1999), Dissertation Abstracts International 60(07), 2496. (AAT 9937357)

Stoller, P. (Ed.). (1975). Black American English: Its background and its usage in schools and in literature. New York City: Delta.

Walton, G. W. (1967). Some southern farm terms in Faulkner's Go Down, Moses. Publications of the American Dialect Society, 47, 23-29.

Weaver, C. W. (1970). Analyzing literary representations of recent northern urban Negro speech: A technique, with applications to three books. (Doctoral dissertation, Michigan State University, 1970), Dissertation Abstracts International 32(01), 416. (AAT 7118325)

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