A Companion to the Modern American Novel, 1900 - 1950, Hardback Book

A Companion to the Modern American Novel, 1900 - 1950 Hardback

Edited by John T. Matthews

Part of the Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture series

Description

This cutting-edge Companion is a comprehensive resource for the study of the modern American novel.

Published at a time when literary modernism is being thoroughly reassessed, it reflects current investigations into the origins and character of the movement as a whole. * Brings together 28 original essays from leading scholars* Allows readers to orient individual works and authors in their principal cultural and social contexts* Contributes to efforts to recover minority voices, such as those of African American novelists, and popular subgenres, such as detective fiction* Directs students to major relevant scholarship for further inquiry* Suggests the many ways that "modern", "American" and "fiction" carry new meanings in the twenty-first century

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 616 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
  • ISBN: 9780631206873

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