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The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume 7, Prose Writing, 1940-1990
Language: en
Pages: 824
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
The Routledge Introduction to African American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: D. Quentin Miller
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-12 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Introduction to African American Literature considers the key literary, political, historical and intellectual contexts of African American litera
American Literature & the Culture Wars
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Gregory S. Jay
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Gregory S. Jay boldly challenges the future of American literary studies. Why pursue the study and teaching of a distinctly American literature? What is the app
Deaf American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Cynthia Peters
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Gallaudet University Press

"The moment when a society must contend with a powerful language other than its own is a decisive point in its evolution. This moment is occurring now in Americ
A Journey Through American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Kevin J. Hayes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

A spirited and lively introduction to American literature, this book acquaints readers with the key authors, works, and events in the nation's rich and ecclecti
The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American Literature
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Hana Wirth-Nesher
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

For more than two hundred years, Jews have played important roles in the development of American literature. The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American Literatu
American Literature from 1600 Through the 1850s
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Britannica Educational Publishing
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: Britannica Educational Publishing

Fiercely nationalistic, the first prominent American writers exhibited a profound pride in the territory that would come to be known as the United States. Preda
Cyclopædia of American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1116
Authors: Evert Augustus Duyckinck
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1875 - Publisher:

Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This Very Short Introduction chronicles the trends and traditions of modern Latin American literature, arguing that Latin American literature developed as a con
Encountering Buddhism in Twentieth-Century British and American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Lawrence Normand
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-24 - Publisher: A&C Black

Encountering Buddhism in Twentieth-Century British and American Literature explores the ways in which 20th-century literature has been influenced by Buddhism, a