Keywords

Term ID Vocabulary Parentsort ascending Term Description
327 Cultural Issues Slavery Southern curse
328 Cultural Issues Slavery Amelioration

To mark passages where white slave owners make some attempt to improve the condition of the slaves they own; the clearest example is way Buck and Buddy McCaslin treat their slaves. SR

329 Cultural Issues Slavery Indian slave-owners
330 Cultural Issues Slavery Emancipation
2202 Cultural Issues Slavery Legacy after emancipation

Refers to when a text alludes to the legacy of slavery years (or decades) after the end of slavery. It was created to tag the references to "sold my Benjamin" in "Go Down, Moses" - a story whose very title alludes to slavery. JBP

2419 Cultural Issues Slavery Local origins
2446 Cultural Issues Slavery Courtship
2504 Cultural Issues Slavery Imported

To indicate when slaves began their lives (in either freedom or slavery) outside the U.S. The most obvious example are the slaves Sutpen brings with him from the Caribbean. SR

2512 Cultural Issues Slavery Growth of
3178 Cultural Issues Slavery And progress
3743 Cultural Issues Slavery Galley slave
4778 Cultural Issues Slavery Humiliation
4814 Cultural Issues Slavery Segregation of space
4852 Cultural Issues Slavery Re-arrangements during War
4985 Cultural Issues Slavery Housing
5564 Cultural Issues Slavery As cause of Civil War
543 Cultural Issues Sexuality Attractiveness
564 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pregnant out of wedlock
582 Cultural Issues Sexuality Illegitimacy
850 Cultural Issues Sexuality Extra-marital
880 Cultural Issues Sexuality Premarital
1284 Cultural Issues Sexuality Appearance of
1337 Cultural Issues Sexuality Frustration
1342 Cultural Issues Sexuality Vicarious
1360 Cultural Issues Sexuality Female
1422 Cultural Issues Sexuality Unattractiveness
1434 Cultural Issues Sexuality Prostitution
1565 Cultural Issues Sexuality Desire
1580 Cultural Issues Sexuality Interracial
1884 Cultural Issues Sexuality Virginity
2154 Cultural Issues Sexuality Puberty

For when a text makes reference (perhaps implicitly) to puberty and/or sexual maturing. It was added for the moment in "Miss Zilphia Gant" when her mother makes her get naked and examines her body each month when she turns 13.

2155 Cultural Issues Sexuality Learning about

This admittedly clumsy term is for when a narrative deals with a character being told or otherwise learning about sexual matters. (The specific impetus for its creation is in "Miss Zilphia Gant" when her mother starts strip searching her at age 13 and begins telling her "what her father had done and what she had done.") JBP

2174 Cultural Issues Sexuality Conception/Conceiving a child
2298 Cultural Issues Sexuality Promiscuity
2442 Cultural Issues Sexuality Harassment
3040 Cultural Issues Sexuality Birth control
3082 Cultural Issues Sexuality Impotence
3087 Cultural Issues Sexuality Voyeurism
3129 Cultural Issues Sexuality First sexual encounter or experience

There did not seem to be a keyword for one's first time having sex, so I added this. JBP

3290 Cultural Issues Sexuality Incest
3349 Cultural Issues Sexuality Preventing or avoiding sex
3475 Cultural Issues Sexuality Experience
3648 Cultural Issues Sexuality Disgust with sex
3650 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sexual passion
3753 Cultural Issues Sexuality Fantasy
3807 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sensuality
3900 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sex and death
3975 Cultural Issues Sexuality Orgasm
4180 Cultural Issues Sexuality Predatory
4490 Cultural Issues Sexuality Perverse
4493 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pornography
4706 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pregnancy
4896 Cultural Issues Sexuality Manipulative
5005 Cultural Issues Sexuality Nudity
5279 Cultural Issues Sexuality Having sex
5349 Cultural Issues Sexuality Adult-adolescent
5350 Cultural Issues Sexuality Male vitality
5354 Cultural Issues Sexuality Wonderful
5552 Cultural Issues Sexuality Fear of sex
858 Relationships Sexual Adultery
2844 Relationships Sexual Prostitute-Client
3811 Relationships Sexual Desertion
4179 Relationships Sexual Inappropriate
4523 Relationships Sexual Extramarital
1579 Cultural Issues Segregation Marriage
5341 Cultural Issues Segregation Housing
5471 Cultural Issues Segregation Educational
5473 Cultural Issues Segregation Religious
5538 Cultural Issues Segregation Economic
5563 Cultural Issues Segregation Daily life
545 Relationships Romantic Courtship
836 Relationships Romantic Fiance
908 Relationships Romantic Death
1573 Relationships Romantic Extra-marital
2947 Relationships Romantic Unrequited
3104 Relationships Romantic Sexual
3185 Relationships Romantic Love at first sight
3454 Relationships Romantic Flirtation
4201 Relationships Romantic Engagement
4307 Relationships Romantic Multiple

I created this term for Gavin Stevens's multiple romantic relationships in Knight's Gambit to capture the emotional rather than sexual nature of his attachments.--LW

4692 Relationships Romantic Infidelity
5487 Relationships Romantic Potential
758 Cultural Issues Ritual Hunting
1628 Cultural Issues Ritual Initiation
1632 Cultural Issues Ritual Funeral
2199 Cultural Issues Ritual Funeral arrangements
2209 Cultural Issues Ritual Birthday
2395 Cultural Issues Ritual Dueling
2751 Cultural Issues Ritual Commemoration
3529 Cultural Issues Ritual Christmas gift game
3542 Cultural Issues Ritual Christmas holiday traditions
3702 Cultural Issues Ritual Holiday
3716 Cultural Issues Ritual Sati or suttee
4406 Cultural Issues Ritual Visit
4468 Cultural Issues Ritual Easter
4737 Cultural Issues Ritual Civic
4805 Cultural Issues Ritual Cemetery decorations
5092 Cultural Issues Ritual Drinking
5447 Cultural Issues Ritual Holiday dinner
961 Cultural Issues Religion Godhead

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