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literature of the United States

Marcus Cunliffe

literature of the United States

by Marcus Cunliffe

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarcus Cunliffe.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination512p. ;
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21786281M
    ISBN 100140136266

    The first translations and book-length discussion of the Sumerian Enheduanna's work is published. She is a priestess and poet of the 23rd century BC and the earliest named author known to history. Uncertain dates. Dean R. Koontz's first novel, Star Quest, is published by Ace Books in the United States.   The Literary United States: A Map of the Best Book for Every State. By. Kristin Iversen - Octo While women have made significantly more impact in literature in recent decades, so much so that I would hazard a guess and state that at least 50% of the finest novels coming out these days are by women, the simple fact is that there Author: Kristin Iversen.

    Providing a detailed historical overview of Hispanic literature in the United States from the Spanish colonial period to the present, this extensive chronology provides the context within which such writers as Sandra Cisneros, Rodolfo Anaya, and Oscar Hijuelos have ic literature in the United States is covered from the Spanish colonial period to the s: 1. Many of his books were written in collaboration with his wife, whose own interests lay in feminism and the labor union movement (Woman as a Force in History, ). In , Charles and Mary Beard published their History of the United States.5/5(13).

    Arte Publico Press, - American literature - pages 0 Reviews A collection of fiction, poetry, drama, and essays written by forty-five Latina writers of the United States, arranged by genre, and including brief biographical information about each author. Good. Cunliffe, Marcus. The Literature of the United States. Baltimore: Pelican, Indexed. Bibliography. 16mo. Mass Market. Book condition: Good. Lightly dirt-soiled and subtly creased with rubbed edges and old price-sticker on front cover. Small rubber stamp on .


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Literature has existed in the Americas for as long as the people who lived there have been telling stories.

Native American cultures have a rich history of oral literature. Mayan books from as far back as the 5th century are known, and it is believed that the Maya started writing things down centuries before that.

As a specific discipline viewed through the lens of European literature. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm. Contents: Introduction --Colonial America --Promises and problems of independence --A trio of gentlemen: Irving, Cooper, Poe --New England's day: Emerson, Thoreau, Hawthorne --Melville and Whitman --More New Englanders: the Brahmin poets and historians --American humour and the rise.

The book holds the record for being banned longer than any other literary work in the United States--prohibited inand not legally published until the Supreme Court overturned the ban in Memoirs husetts (). Of course, once it was legal it lost much of its appeal: by standards, nothing written in was liable to shock : Tom Head.

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In its earliest days, during the s, American literature consisted mostly of practical nonfiction written by British settlers who populated the colonies that would become the United States.

Southern literature (sometimes called the literature of the American South) is defined as American literature about the Southern United States or by writers from this region.

Traditionally, the study of southern literature has emphasized a common Southern history, the significance of family, a sense of community and one's role within it, a sense of justice, the region's dominant religion. Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States.

Booklist, (8), Content Scope: The encyclopedia covers a wide range of LGBTQ literature 5/5. Explore our list of Historical Biography - United States Books at Barnes & Noble®.

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During the s, a very prevalent form of book censorship in the United States was book OctoberWilliam Pynchon's pamphlet, The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption, was criticized and promptly burned by the Puritan book burning in Boston, Massachusetts is often referred to and even considered the "first book burning in America".Literary Classics of The United States, Inc.

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