New PDF release: American Literature in Context: 1900-1930: Volume 4

By Ann Massa

First released among 1982 and 1983, this sequence examines the mainly American cultural context out of which the nation’s literature has constructed. overlaying the years from 1900 to 1930, this fourth quantity of American Literature in Context specializes in how American literature handled the demanding situations of the interval together with the 1st international conflict and the inventory marketplace crash. It examines key writers of the time akin to Henry James, Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, F Scott Fitzgerald and Eugene O’Neill who, in contrast to many americans who sought get away, faced fact, offering a wealthy and sundry literature that displays those turbulent years.


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