American Literature and Culture, 1900-1960

McDonald, Gail. 2007. American Literature and Culture, 1900-1960. Oxford: Blackwell. ISBN 978-1405101264 [Book]

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This introduction to American literature and culture from 1900 to 1960 is organized around four major ideas about America: that is it big , new , rich , and free . Illustrates the artistic and social climate in the USA during this period. Juxtaposes discussion of history, popular culture, literature and other art forms in ways that foster discussion, questioning, and continued study. An appendix lists relevant primary and secondary works, including websites. An ideal supplement to primary texts taught in American literature courses.

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English and Comparative Literature



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08 Sep 2015 09:25

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