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Kim, Sharon - Literary Epiphany in the Novel, 1850–1950, ebook

Literary Epiphany in the Novel, 1850–1950

Kim, Sharon

94,45€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Epiphany and Enquiry
Sharon Kim
2. Opening the Subject: Joyce and Heidegger on Epiphany
Sharon Kim
3. The Promise of Being: Spiritual Epiphany in The Wide, Wide World
Sharon Kim
4. Reverse…

Yannella, Philip R. - American Literature in Context from 1865 to 1929, ebook

American Literature in Context from 1865 to 1929

Yannella, Philip R.

62,40€

This book places major literary works within the context of the topics that engaged a great number of American writers in the period from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the Great DepressionTopics include Civil War memory, the virtual re-enslavement

McDonald, Gail - American Literature and Culture 1900-1960, ebook

American Literature and Culture 1900-1960

McDonald, Gail

85,80€

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

Abrams, Sabrina Fuchs - Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers, ebook

Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers

Abrams, Sabrina Fuchs

118,65€

Table of contents
1. No Joke: Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers
Sabrina Fuchs Abrams
2. “To Amuse Intelligently and Cleverly”: Carolyn Wells and Literary Parody
Margaret D. Stetz
3. From Headlines to Punchlines: Suffragist Humor in the Popular Press
Amanda T. Smith
4. The Scholarly

Barrington, Candace - American Chaucers, ebook

American Chaucers

Barrington, Candace

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Popular Audiences, America, and Chaucer
Candace Barrington
2. In the Parlor with Esq. Geoffrey Chaucer
Candace Barrington
3. Sir Geoffrey, Percy Mackaye, and Civic Art
Candace Barrington
4. Flying with the Poet
Candace Barrington
5. Geoffrey and the American