Literature at the Barricades

The American Writer in the 1930s by Ralph F. Bogardus

Publisher: University Alabama Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • History and criticism,
  • Authors, American,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Political and social views,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American,
  • American literature,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • Congresses,
  • Literature and society,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8073091M
ISBN 100817300791
ISBN 109780817300791

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The Kevin and Sadie series is a s set of young adult novels by Scottish novelist Joan books, set in Northern Ireland and England against the backdrop of the Northern Ireland conflict, deal with a young couple; Sadie Jackson, who is from the Ulster Protestant community, and Kevin McCoy, who is from the Irish Catholic community.

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Modernism at the Barricades is an erudite, wide-ranging, and provocative exploration of the twentieth-century avant-garde in all of its rich and multifaceted guises and incarnations.

As Bronner shows, modernism sought to dash the beautiful illusions of art for art's sake to produce a resurrection of lived experience amid the ruins of a declining bourgeois civilization.

Meet Me on the Barricades is Harrison’s most experimental work. The novel includes a series of fantasy sequences that culminate in a scene heavily indebted to the Nighttown episode in James Joyce’s Ulysses (the novel was published a year before James Thurber’s better-known short story, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”).

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Literature at the Barricades by Ralph F. Bogardus,Fred Hobson Book Resume: This collection captures the sense—at times the ordeal—of the s literary experience in America.

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