<p>(Elizabeth) How did Joel Chandler Harris's stories on Br'er Rabbit, Br'er Bear, and Br'er Fox go from beloved to problematic in the mid-twentieth century? In this episode, Elizabeth traces the story of how Joel Chandler Harris's work became Song of the South.  </p>

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Footnoting History

Footnoting History

Uncle Remus, Joel Chandler Harris, and the South, Part II

NOV 27, 202117 MIN
Footnoting History

Uncle Remus, Joel Chandler Harris, and the South, Part II

NOV 27, 202117 MIN

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(Elizabeth) How did Joel Chandler Harris's stories on Br'er Rabbit, Br'er Bear, and Br'er Fox go from beloved to problematic in the mid-twentieth century? In this episode, Elizabeth traces the story of how Joel Chandler Harris's work became Song of the South.  

 

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