Haku "American literary history"

Brownell, W. C. - French Art, e-kirja

French Art

Brownell, W. C.


A fascinating look at the history of painting and sculpture in France by American journalist and literary critic W. C. Brownell.

Goodman, Russell B. - Contending with Stanley Cavell, e-kirja

Contending with Stanley Cavell

Goodman, Russell B.


Stanley Cavell has been a brilliant, idiosyncratic, and controversial presence in American philosophy, literary criticism, and cultural studies for years. Even as he continues to produce new writing of a high standard -- an example of which is included in this collection -- his work has

Aronstein, Susan - Hollywood Knights, e-kirja

Hollywood Knights

Aronstein, Susan


The Birth of Camelot: The Literary Origins of the Hollywood Arthuriana
Susan Aronstein
4. The Knights of the Round Table: Camelot in Hollywood
Susan Aronstein
5. “Once There Was a Spot”: Camelot and the Crisis of the 1960s
Susan Aronstein

DeMaria, Robert - British Literature 1640-1789: An Anthology, e-kirja

British Literature 1640-1789: An Anthology

DeMaria, Robert


Spanning the period from the British Civil War to the French Revolution, the fourth edition of this successful anthology increases its coverage of canonical writings, plays, and of the development of British Literature in the American colonies. A thoroughly updated new edition of this popular

Woolf, Virginia - The Years, e-kirja

The Years

Woolf, Virginia


Features a comprehensive introduction, detailing the lengthy process of the composition and revision of the novel, and its subsequent publication history Includes extensive explanatory notes, highlighting the political, historical, social and literary

Larrain, Jorge - Identity and Modernity in Latin America, e-kirja

Identity and Modernity in Latin America

Larrain, Jorge


It also traces historically the respects in which the Latin American trajectory to modernity differs from or converges with other trajectories, using this as a basis to explore specific elements of Latin America's culture and modernity today.

The originality

Unger, Harlow Giles - Lafayette, e-kirja


Unger, Harlow Giles


It's an admirable account of the marquis's two revolutions-one might even say his two lives-the French and the American. It also captures the private Lafayette and his remarkable wife, Adrienne, in often moving detail." -Thomas Fleming, author, Liberty!: The American

Burger, Alissa - Teaching Graphic Novels in the English Classroom, e-kirja

Teaching Graphic Novels in the English Classroom

Burger, Alissa


Teaching the History and Theory of American Comics: 20th-Century Graphic Novels as a Complex Literary Genre
Lauren E. Perry
6. “What Is the Use of a Book … Without Pictures or Conversations?”: Incorporating the Graphic Novel into the University Curriculum

Nicholls, Peter - George Oppen and the Fate of Modernism, e-kirja

George Oppen and the Fate of Modernism

Nicholls, Peter


This study of 20th-century American poet George Oppen promises to become a key resource for those interested not only in Oppen himself, but in the history of literary modernism. Drawing extensively on largely unpublished