Writing For Justice: Victor Séjour, The Kidnapping Of Edgardo Mortara, And The Age Of Transatlantic Emancipations (Re-Mapping The Transnational: A Dartmouth Series In American Studies)

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Winner of the 2016 American Studies Network Book PrizeIn Writing for Justice, Elèna Mortara presents a richly layered study of the cultural and intellectual atmosphere of mid-nineteenth-century Europe and the United States, through close readings of the life and work of Victor Séjour, an expat American Creole from New Orleans living in Paris. In addition to writing The Mulatto, an early story on s...

Series: Re-Mapping the Transnational: A Dartmouth Series in American Studies
Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Dartmouth (November 3, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 161168790X
ISBN-13: 978-1611687903
Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 1 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 610002
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aint-Domingue, Séjour penned La Tireuse de cartes (The Fortune-Teller, 1859), a popular play based on the famed Mortara case. In this historical incident, Pope Pius IX kidnapped Edgardo Mortara, the child of a Jewish family living in the Papal States. The details of the play’s production—and its reception on both sides of the Atlantic—are intertwined with the events of the Italian Risorgimento and of pre–Civil War America. Writing for Justice is full of surprising encounters with French and American writers and historical figures, including Hugo, Hawthorne, Twain, Napoleon III, Garibaldi, and Lincoln. As Elèna Mortara passionately argues, the enormous amount of public attention received by the case reveals an era of underappreciated transatlantic intellectual exchange, in which an African American writer used notions of emancipation in religious as well as racial terms, linking the plight of blacks in America to that of Jews in Europe, and to the larger battles for freedom and nationhood advancing across the continent.This book will appeal both to general readers and to scholars, including historians, literary critics, and specialists in African American studies, Jewish, Catholic, or religious studies, multilingual American literature, francophone literature, theatrical life, nineteenth-century European politics, and cross-cultural encounters.