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The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume 3, Prose Writing, 1860-1920
Language: en
Pages: 813
Authors: Sacvan Bercovitch
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Discusses the social, cultural, intellectual, and aesthetic aspects of American literature
A History of British, Irish and American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 612
Authors: Hans-Peter Wagner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-04 - Publisher: WVT (Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier)

The third revised and enlarged edition contains discussions of British, Irish and American literary works up to 2020. Focussing on outstanding writings in prose
The Cambridge History of the American Novel
Language: en
Pages: 1244
Authors: Leonard Cassuto
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An authoritative and lively account of the development of the genre, by leading experts in the field.
The Cambridge History of African American Literature
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Maryemma Graham
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first major twenty-first century history of four hundred years of black writing, The Cambridge History of African American Literature presents a comprehensi
Predicting the Past
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Michael Boyden
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Leuven University Press

Drawing from the social theories of Niklas Luhmann and Mary Douglas, Predicting the Past advocates a reflexive understanding of the paradoxical institutional dy
James Joyce's America
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Brian Fox
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

James Joyce's America is the first study to address the nature of Joyce's relation to the United States. It challenges the prevalent views of Joyce as merely in
The Cambridge Companion to Transnational American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Yogita Goyal
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book provides a new map of American literature in the global era, analyzing the multiple meanings of transnationalism.
The War on Words
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Michael T. Gilmore
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

How did slavery and race impact American literature in the nineteenth century? In this ambitious book, Michael T. Gilmore argues that they were the carriers of
Bohemia in America, 1858–1920
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Joanna Levin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-21 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

Bohemia in America, 1858–1920 explores the construction and emergence of "Bohemia" in American literature and culture. Simultaneously a literary trope, a cult
Pain and the Aesthetics of US Literary Realism
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Cynthia J. Davis
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Demonstrates the importance of physical pain to late-nineteenth century aesthetic sensibilities and, in particular, to American literary realism with a focus on