In this volume, he brings together some of the most articulate scholars in the field to map out the key issues defining American studies scholarship at its most exciting and relevant. Sanchez, University of Southern California. Help Centre. My Wishlist Sign In Join. Be the first to write a review.
Sorry, the book that you are looking for is not available right now. Description Table of Contents Product Details Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! Combining historical essays with, theoretical and polemical issues, this Companion is designed to provoke discussion and help students and scholars at all levels develop their own approaches to the diverse areas included in contemporary American Studies Industry Reviews "There is no more masterful guide to the field of American Studies than John Carlos Rowe.
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Return to Book Page. An authoritative guide to American literature, this Companion examines the experimental forms, socio-cultural changes, literary movements, and major authors of the early 20th century.
This Companion provides authoritative and wide-ranging guidance on early twentieth-century American fiction. Considers commonly studied authors such as Faulkner, Fitzgerald, and Hemingway, al An authoritative guide to American literature, this Companion examines the experimental forms, socio-cultural changes, literary movements, and major authors of the early 20th century.
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Considers commonly studied authors such as Faulkner, Fitzgerald, and Hemingway, alongside key texts of the period by Richard Wright, Charles Chesnutt, Zora Neale Hurston, and Anzia Yezierska Examines how the works of these diverse writers have been interpreted in their own day and how current readings have expanded our understanding of their cultural and literary significance Covers a broad range of topics, including the First and Second World Wars, literary language differences, author celebrity, the urban landscape, modernism, the Jazz Age, the Great Depression, regionalism, and African-American fiction Gives students the contextual information necessary for formulating their own critiques of classic American fiction John K.
Lee Cambridge University Press, , Peter Stoneley and Cindy Weinstein Blackwell, , Oxford Bibliographies in African American Studies. Jarrett New York: Oxford University Press, - present : cross-disciplinary publication of peer-reviewed bibliographical articles each from 5,, words on African American culture, politics, law, history, society, religion, and econ.