"In the Cypress Forest's Dark Embrace": Marronage as In/Civility in Albery Allson Whitman's The Rape of Florida

Kate McIntyre

Columbia University

Kate McIntyre is a PhD candidate at Columbia University, where her work focuses on poetry, race, and ecology in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.


Violence seems to run through any imaginable relationship to civility, coloring both the initial establishment and perpetuation of a civil society and any resistance to that society. The colonial violence grounding civility in... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Kate McIntyre (Columbia University)

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S8 » Seminar 8: In/Civility (08:00 - Saturday, 24th March, Boardroom East)

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