Contemporary American Literature 1945 Present

Contemporary American Literature  1945   Present
Publisher Infobase Publishing
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Category Juvenile Nonfiction
Total Pages 126
ISBN 9781604134896
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Examines the works and lives of American writers from 1945 up to the present, covering the political events of that time period and analyzing the historical and cultural contexts of their writings.

Contemporary American Literature  1945   Present
  • Author : Karen Meyers,Erik V. R. Rangno,Jerry Phillips,Michael Anesko
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010

Examines the works and lives of American writers from 1945 up to the present, covering the political events of that time period and analyzing the historical and cultural contexts of their writings.

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Contemporary Literature  1970 to Present
  • Author : Linda Trinh Moser,Kathryn West
  • Publisher : Facts on File
  • Release Date : 2010

A series of handbooks provides strategies for studying and writing about frequently taught literary topics, with each volume offering study guides, background information, suggestions for areas of research, and a list of secondary sources.

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Enthusiast
  • Author : David Herd
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05

Enthusiast! is a polemical history of American literature told from the point of view of six of its major enthusiasts. Complaining that his age was 'retrospective', Emerson injected enthusiasm into American literature as a way of making it new. 'What,' he asked, 'is a man good for without enthusiasm?

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Modern American Literature
  • Author : Catherine Morley
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-05-11

An incisive study of modern American literature, casting new light on its origins and themes.Exploring canonical American writers such as Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway and William Faulkner alongside less familiar writers like Djuna Barnes and Susan Glaspell, the guide takes readers though a diverse literary landscape. It considers how

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Cyclopaedia of American Literature
  • Author : Evert Augustus Duyckinck,George Long Duyckinck
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1855

Read online Cyclopaedia of American Literature written by Evert Augustus Duyckinck,George Long Duyckinck, published by which was released on 1855. Download full Cyclopaedia of American Literature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Contemporary American Literature  1945   Present
  • Author : Erik V. R. Rangno
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01

American literature of the 20th century focuses on a variety of topics, from the violence of war and the struggle for civil rights to the social impact of technology and the moral significance of money. A concise, engaging guide to American contemporary literature, this volume provides information on 20th-century writers;

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American Literature
  • Author : Hans Bertens,Theo D'haen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-12

This comprehensive history of American Literature traces its development from the earliest colonial writings of the late 1500s through to the present day. This lively, engaging and highly accessible guide: offers lucid discussions of all major influences and movements such as Puritanism, Transcendentalism, Realism, Naturalism, Modernism and Postmodernism draws on

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A History of American Literature
  • Author : Linda Wagner-Martin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-11-26

The History of American Literature from 1950 to the Present offers a comprehensive analysis of the wide range of literary works that extends into the 21st century Covers drama, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, science fiction, and detective novels Features discussion of American works within the context of such 21st-century issues as

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Food and Culture in Contemporary American Fiction
  • Author : Lorna Piatti-Farnell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-07-26

Establishing an interdisciplinary connection between Food Studies and American literary scholarship, Piatti-Farnell investigates the significances of food and eating in American fiction, from 1980 to the present day. She argues that culturally-coded representations of the culinary illuminate contemporary American anxieties about class gender, race, tradition, immigration, nationhood, and history. As she

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A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time  Literature of the republic  pt  2  1821 1834
  • Author : Edmund Clarence Stedman,Ellen Mackay Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1891

Read online A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time Literature of the republic pt 2 1821 1834 written by Edmund Clarence Stedman,Ellen Mackay Hutchinson, published by which was released on 1891. Download full A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time Literature

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American Literature
  • Author : Julian Hawthorne
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1898

Read online American Literature written by Julian Hawthorne, published by which was released on 1898. Download full American Literature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time
  • Author : Edmund Clarence Stedman,Ellen Mackay Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1891

Read online A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time written by Edmund Clarence Stedman,Ellen Mackay Hutchinson, published by which was released on 1891. Download full A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time Books now! Available in PDF, ePub

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A Road Course in Early American Literature
  • Author : Thomas Hallock
  • Publisher : University Alabama Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-23

Essays that fuse literary scholarship and personal travelogue to explore American identity

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The Cambridge Handbook of American Literature
  • Author : Jack Salzman,Cameron Bardrick
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1986-08-29

The Cambridge Handbook of American Literature offers a compact and accessible guide to the major landmarks of American literature.

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Ragtime
  • Author : E.L. Doctorow
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2010-11-17

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time Published in 1975, Ragtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be. An extraordinary tapestry, Ragtime captures the spirit of America in the era between the turn of the century and the First World War.

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