gunning


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gunning

Applying material, e.g., shotcrete, with the use of a gun.
References in classic literature ?
Helena, awaiting news and remittances from home, that he had gone gunning and dreaming.
In this literary study of racial violence, Sandra Gunning explores the work of both black and white writers as public discourse influencing the construction of racial, gendered, and national identities.
Gunning argues that Thomas Dixon's popular race novels are mostly expressions of "a profound anxiety over the maintenance of a stable white identity" and less a register of popular white supremacy triumph over African Americans.