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|Creator:||Inscoe, John C.|
|Title:||Killers of the dream|
|Date:||2006 Mar. 3|
Encyclopedia article about Lillian Smith's work, Killers of the Dream, which articulated the indignation about the South's injustices and inequities during the pre-civil rights era. Killers of the Dream is arguably the most influential and enduring of the many writings this self-described "tortured southern liberal" produced over her three-decade career. The work consists of sociological and historical analysis, editorial commentary, and allegory.
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|Types:||Articles | Text|
|Subjects:||Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966. Killers of the dream | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434|
|Collection:||New Georgia Encyclopedia|
|Institution:||New Georgia Encyclopedia|
|Contributors:||New Georgia Encyclopedia (Project)|
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