By Peter Stoneley, Cindy Weinstein
An authoritative consultant to American literature, this better half examines the experimental kinds, socio-cultural alterations, literary routine, and significant authors of the early twentieth century. This significant other presents authoritative and wide-ranging counsel on early twentieth-century American fiction.
- Considers more often than not studied authors corresponding to Faulkner, Fitzgerald, and Hemingway, along key texts of the interval via Richard Wright, Charles Chesnutt, Zora Neale Hurston, and Anzia Yezierska
- Examines how the works of those diversified writers were interpreted of their personal day and the way present readings have elevated our realizing in their cultural and literary importance
- Covers a extensive diversity of subject matters, together with the 1st and moment international Wars, literary language modifications, writer big name, the city panorama, modernism, the Jazz Age, the good melancholy, regionalism, and African-American fiction
- Gives scholars the contextual details priceless for formulating their very own reviews of vintage American fiction
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