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The Resource American literature from 1945 through today, edited by Adam Augustyn, (electronic resource)

American literature from 1945 through today, edited by Adam Augustyn, (electronic resource)

Label
American literature from 1945 through today
Title
American literature from 1945 through today
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adam Augustyn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Perhaps the most defining characteristic of American literature composed after World War II is the rejection of conventional form and structure with its increasingly uninhibited and experimental style. Embracing works from previously marginalized groups like African Americans and women and ushering in new genres, contemporary American literature has progressively begun to mirror the American population in diversity and versatility. In this volume, readers are invited to think critically about the social issues and ideas that are as much a part of modern American life as they are of modern Amer
  • This book describes the development of American literature from impressive new novelists, poets, and playwrights emerging after World War II to the postwar drama, literary criticism, and literary biography of the end of the twentieth century
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/0054
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS225
LC item number
.A44 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Augustyn, Adam
Series statement
The Britannica guide to world literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
Label
American literature from 1945 through today, edited by Adam Augustyn, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com.lscsproxy.lonestar.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=317136
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-228) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Novels and short stories from 1945 - Other significant novelists and short-story writers of the postwar era - Poetry after World War II - Postwar American drama - Literary criticism and theory from 1945
Control code
ocn651057672
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (235 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615302352
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1435093
  • (OCoLC)651057672
Label
American literature from 1945 through today, edited by Adam Augustyn, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com.lscsproxy.lonestar.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=317136
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-228) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Novels and short stories from 1945 - Other significant novelists and short-story writers of the postwar era - Poetry after World War II - Postwar American drama - Literary criticism and theory from 1945
Control code
ocn651057672
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (235 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615302352
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1435093
  • (OCoLC)651057672

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