Lost in the City: An Exploration of Edward P. Jones's Short Fiction Main MenuIntroduction: Teaching Edward P. JonesVisualizing Edward P. Jones’s Short FictionThis project contains three ArcGIS Maps and four Tableau Public Visualizations. understand the contexts through which Jones uses the nation’s capital as the backdrop for his fictional stories.Traversing the Known WorldLost in the City: A Multimedia Literary AnalysisThe following essays explore the life experiences Jones captures in his 1992 collection, "Lost in the City", while challenging and reinforcing normalized representations of the Black community.All Aunt Hagar's Children: A Multimedia Literary AnalysisThe following essays explore the life experiences Jones captures in his stories while challenging and reinforcing normalized representations of the Black community.Project ConclusionJones’s stories draw the reader into the lives of every-day residences of DC. Although the struggles and triumphs of Jones’s characters are not unique to his writing, binding the characters’ identities across time to the geographic location is.About this BookCitation and Copyright InformationMedia CreditsThis page provides information about the creators and owners of media items used in this work.Kenton Rambsy1a8e7c8308fe3da2a51e94dd08e0858bab2a9153Peace Ossom-Williamson714a6c177d5907ee353132b696c561fcea32da82Published by Publishing Without Walls, Urbana, Ill., part of the Illinois Open Publishing Network.
12018-09-19T17:35:49+00:00Kenton Rambsy1a8e7c8308fe3da2a51e94dd08e0858bab2a9153115plain2019-02-15T13:06:54+00:00A Reviewerecb458192daa317dd112b745ee8c78c5dcfb198bMichael Dennis is a graduate student at the University of Texas at Arlington, studying to receive a master's degree in English. He currently works full-time in ministry at a local church, but is looking to make a career change to teaching at the secondary level in the near future. His side projects include a feature film called “My Son” and a series of short films called Vindication, both of which he produced. He is married and has four children, and enjoys reading, exercise, and spending time with his family.
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1media/_DAR9077.jpg2018-09-20T09:16:44+00:00Kenton Rambsy1a8e7c8308fe3da2a51e94dd08e0858bab2a9153Project ConclusionKenton Rambsy30Jones’s stories draw the reader into the lives of every-day residences of DC. Although the struggles and triumphs of Jones’s characters are not unique to his writing, binding the characters’ identities across time to the geographic location is.image_header5722019-02-19T17:45:49+00:00Kenton Rambsy1a8e7c8308fe3da2a51e94dd08e0858bab2a9153