The House Behind the Cedars.pdf

The House Behind the Cedars

Charles W. Chesnutt

Excerpt: ... and penned a letter which, after reading it over, he tore into small pieces and threw into the waste basket. A second shared the same fate. Giving up the task, he left the hotel and walked down to Dr. Greens office. Is the doctor in? he asked of the colored attendant. No, suh, replied the man

The House Behind the Cedars is a novel about "passing,"--a post-Civil War phenomenon that marked its own genre in American literature. The author, Charles ... 21 Dec 2013 ... In this, Chesnutt's first novel, he tells the tragic story of love set against a backdrop of racism, miscegenation and “passing” during the period ...

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