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Dr. Mark Canada, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP )
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Abstract: The sheriff casts a long--and wide--shadow over the southern literary landscape. A lawman in a lawless region, he is sometimes the heavy and sometimes just plain heavy: an epic hero walking tall or an impotent buffoon weighing down the fun.

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Language: English
Date: 2001
Sheriffs, Literary Sheriffs - Southern Literature, Sheriffs - Fiction, Sheriffs - Drama

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