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wife of his youth, and other stories of the color line.

Charles Waddell Chesnutt

wife of his youth, and other stories of the color line.

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Published by University of Michigan Press in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith illus. by Clyde O. De Land.
SeriesAnn Arbor paperbacks
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 323 p.
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16302625M

Nov 09,  · However, in times long passed, loyalty was a characteristic to be admired and was instilled in family life from day one. When I read Charles Chestnutt’s “The Wife of his Youth,” I was literally taken aback by the show of loyalty at the conclusion of the story, because this vividly contrasts societal teachings of today.


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The stories in his collection The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color-Line, published intake place in Patesville, North Carolina and Groveland, Ohio—fictional towns based on the communities in 5/5(3).

Published inThe Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line is a collection of narratives that addresses the impact of Jim Crow laws on African Americans and white Americans of the South.

Feb 01,  · The Wife of his Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line, and Selected Essays Contents The wife of his youth -- Her Virginia mammy -- The sheriff's children -- A matter of principle -- Cicely's dream -- The passing of Grandison -- Uncle Wellington's wives -- The bouquet -- The web of circumstance -- Three essays on the color line: What is a Format: Ebook.

May 06,  · The Wife of His Youth: and Other Stories of the Color Line. Home / Books / The Wife of His Youth: and Other Stories of the Color Line. By Charles Chesnutt Added May 6, Black literature in America matured over a long period.

Nov 01,  · The wife of his youth, and other stories of the color line; Item Preview The wife of his youth, and other stories of the color line; by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), Publication date Publisher Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company Collection.

Chesnutt's second major work of fiction, The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line, was published in by Houghton Mifflin.

In this collection of nine short stories set in Ohio and North Carolina, Chesnutt scrutinizes the sociological and psychological effects of Jim Crow laws and practices on white, black, and mixed-race communities. The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line: Electronic Edition.

Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), Illustrated by Clyde O. De Land. The Wife of His Youth in The Wife of His Youth, And Other Stories of the Color Line, with illustrations by Clyde O.

De Land. Houghton, Mifflin and Company originally published in Atlantic Monthly July I M R. RYDER was going to give a ball. There were several reasons why this was an opportune time for such an event. Complete summary of Charles Waddell Chesnutt's The Wife of His Youth, and Other Stories of the Color Line.

eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Wife of His Youth, and. Sep 07,  · It was first published as part of a short story collection, The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line, in the fall of Though published years ago, the issues explored are still prevalent today.

From the beginning of the story, we are made aware of the divide within this Black community. The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line.

Charles Waddell CHESNUTT ( - ) Published inThe Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line is a collection of narratives that addresses the impact of Jim Crow laws on African Americans and white Americans of the South.

Feb 23,  · Chesnutt also moved the location of his stories, from the plantations of the South to the city of Groveland [Cleveland] in his home state of Ohio. Prompted by the author’s sudden celebrity, Houghton Mifflin rushed out two consecutive story collections: the second, The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line, gathered selections that showcased Chesnutt’s change in style and.

A man named Mr. Ryder, a popular man and a leader within the Blue Vein Society (a group of African Americans with such light skin that the color of their veins is visible), plans to hold a ball, during which he will ask Mrs.

Molly Dixon, a widow, to be his bride. and Other Stories of the Color Line, and Selected Essays. Charles W. Chesnutt. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download.

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Chesnutt at Barnes & Noble. FREE B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help3/5(1). That year he published another short story collection, The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color-Line (), which included the title story, as well as "The Passing of Grandison", and others.

These overturned contemporary ideas about the behavior of slaves, and their seeking of freedom, as well as raising new issues about African-American culture.

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Charles Waddell Chesnutt ()-African-American educator, lawyer, and activist-was the most prominent black prose author of his day. The Wife of His Youth () was Chesnutt's second collection of short stories, drawing upon his mixed race heritage.

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At the end of her story Mr. Ryder, influenced by her fidelity and love for her husband, introduces her “as the wife of his youth.” Molly Dixon The ball, where Mr. Ryder acknowledges his former wife, is organized in Molly’s honor, and she is the first to say that the man in the story should acknowledge the wife of his youth.

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This acclaimed book by Charles Chesnutt is available. The excerpts presented here include the protagonist's discovery that he is the "mulatto" son of a rich southern white man, his first experience with the color line in primary school, and later his adult's view of the color line and his self-judgment for passing as white.

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Mr. Ryder might aptly be called the dean of /In Chesnutt's, The Wife of His Youth, what social message might be suggested by Mr. Ryder's eventual acknowledgement of the wife of his youth? As they look toward the future, African Americans should not distance themselves from other African Americans who are less educated or less advantaged.