Ira Mark Milne's Short Stories for Students: Presenting Analysis, Context, PDF

By Ira Mark Milne

ISBN-10: 078763607X

ISBN-13: 9780787636074

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Art, then, takes its place in a continuum rather than existing outside of or over it, and takes its character from a continuum as well. The concept of pure art is totally alien to Oceola's aesthetic system. Like the idea of a ' 'pure'' race, which is very likely at least partially behind Mrs. Ellsworth's retreat from contemporary life, pure art in Mrs. Ellsworth's case is the creation of a master mentality that is in many ways afraid of both Oceola's reality and itself. And pure art has nothing to do, Mrs.

Despite the young woman's superior talent, Mrs. Ellsworth persistently believes that Oceola lacks not just money, but certain cultural and emotional advantages. The older woman looks down upon her protegee's attachment to the physical and sensual world. This sensual world is manifested in jazz, Harlem, and Pete, and all these represent her connection to her black community and culture. In her determination to remove Oceola from all these things for the sake S h o r t S t o r i e s f o r S t u d e n t s The of "pure art," Mrs.

R. Gruener Publishing, 1977, pp. 71-84. Patterson, Linda. Quoted in "(James) Langston Hughes," in Contemporary Authors Online, The Gale Group, 1999. Ostrom, Hans. "The Ways of White Folks," in his Langston Hughes: A Study of the Short Fiction, New York: Twayne Publishers, 1993. Further Reading Emanuel, James A. Langston Hughes, New York: Twayne Publishers, 1967. An authoritative, early study of "The Blues I'm Playing'' that analyzes the story in terms of thematics. Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. The Signifying Monkey, Oxford University Press, 1988.

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