Keywords

Term ID Vocabulary Parentsort descending Term Description
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

5487 Relationships Romantic Potential
3104 Relationships Romantic Sexual
2947 Relationships Romantic Unrequited
5563 Cultural Issues Segregation Daily life
5538 Cultural Issues Segregation Economic
5471 Cultural Issues Segregation Educational
5341 Cultural Issues Segregation Housing
1579 Cultural Issues Segregation Marriage
5473 Cultural Issues Segregation Religious
858 Relationships Sexual Adultery
3811 Relationships Sexual Desertion
4523 Relationships Sexual Extramarital
4179 Relationships Sexual Inappropriate
2844 Relationships Sexual Prostitute-Client
5349 Cultural Issues Sexuality Adult-adolescent
1284 Cultural Issues Sexuality Appearance of
543 Cultural Issues Sexuality Attractiveness
3040 Cultural Issues Sexuality Birth control
2174 Cultural Issues Sexuality Conception/Conceiving a child
1565 Cultural Issues Sexuality Desire
3648 Cultural Issues Sexuality Disgust with sex
3475 Cultural Issues Sexuality Experience
850 Cultural Issues Sexuality Extra-marital
3753 Cultural Issues Sexuality Fantasy
5552 Cultural Issues Sexuality Fear of sex
1360 Cultural Issues Sexuality Female
5604 Cultural Issues Sexuality Fetishism
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

1337 Cultural Issues Sexuality Frustration
2442 Cultural Issues Sexuality Harassment
5279 Cultural Issues Sexuality Having sex
582 Cultural Issues Sexuality Illegitimacy
3082 Cultural Issues Sexuality Impotence
3290 Cultural Issues Sexuality Incest
1580 Cultural Issues Sexuality Interracial
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

5350 Cultural Issues Sexuality Male vitality
4896 Cultural Issues Sexuality Manipulative
5005 Cultural Issues Sexuality Nudity
3975 Cultural Issues Sexuality Orgasm
4490 Cultural Issues Sexuality Perverse
4493 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pornography
4180 Cultural Issues Sexuality Predatory
4706 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pregnancy
564 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pregnant out of wedlock
880 Cultural Issues Sexuality Premarital
3349 Cultural Issues Sexuality Preventing or avoiding sex
2298 Cultural Issues Sexuality Promiscuity
1434 Cultural Issues Sexuality Prostitution
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.

5610 Cultural Issues Sexuality Racialized
3807 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sensuality
3900 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sex and death
3650 Cultural Issues Sexuality Sexual passion
1422 Cultural Issues Sexuality Unattractiveness
1342 Cultural Issues Sexuality Vicarious
1884 Cultural Issues Sexuality Virginity
3087 Cultural Issues Sexuality Voyeurism
5354 Cultural Issues Sexuality Wonderful
302 Cultural Issues Slavery AANoSecondTerm
317 Cultural Issues Slavery Abolition
305 Cultural Issues Slavery African origins
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

3178 Cultural Issues Slavery And progress
5564 Cultural Issues Slavery As cause of Civil War
303 Cultural Issues Slavery Biblical analogy
293 Cultural Issues Slavery Biblical curse
288 Cultural Issues Slavery Big house vs quarters
5609 Cultural Issues Slavery Buying slaves
292 Cultural Issues Slavery Civil War
287 Cultural Issues Slavery Commodity
309 Cultural Issues Slavery Concubinage
2446 Cultural Issues Slavery Courtship
326 Cultural Issues Slavery Curse
320 Cultural Issues Slavery Demographics

For passages that include specific numbers about the people or places involved, as when Bayard says that before the War on Sundays, there would be 10 slaves at the service for every 1 white person. SR

314 Cultural Issues Slavery Discipline

For passages that depict or refer to any elements of the system by which slaves were policed or punished, like the "Patrollers" who patrolled roads after dark to prevent slaves from leaving plantations. SR

274 Cultural Issues Slavery Domestic labor
330 Cultural Issues Slavery Emancipation
291 Cultural Issues Slavery Etiquette
299 Cultural Issues Slavery Evil
313 Cultural Issues Slavery Family
307 Cultural Issues Slavery Field slaves vs house slaves
280 Cultural Issues Slavery Forced migration
315 Cultural Issues Slavery Freedom
283 Cultural Issues Slavery Fugitive
3743 Cultural Issues Slavery Galley slave
2512 Cultural Issues Slavery Growth of
324 Cultural Issues Slavery Guilt
4985 Cultural Issues Slavery Housing
4778 Cultural Issues Slavery Humiliation
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

329 Cultural Issues Slavery Indian slave-owners
278 Cultural Issues Slavery Interracial violence
273 Cultural Issues Slavery Labor
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
285 Cultural Issues Slavery Loyalty

To note passages in which enslaved people are described - or describe themselves - as loyal to the family that owns them, as when Simon describes how happy all the Sartoris slaves were at the birth of their master's son. SR

286 Cultural Issues Slavery Manumission
310 Cultural Issues Slavery Marriage

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