The Cambridge Companion to American Modernism

The Cambridge Companion to American Modernism

by Walter Kalaidjian
     
 

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This Companion provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of American literary modernism from 1890 to 1939. These original essays by twelve distinguished scholars offer critical accounts of the major genres, literary culture, and social contexts that define the current state of modern American literature and cultural studies. An essential reference guide to…  See more details below

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This Companion provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of American literary modernism from 1890 to 1939. These original essays by twelve distinguished scholars offer critical accounts of the major genres, literary culture, and social contexts that define the current state of modern American literature and cultural studies. An essential reference guide to the field, the Companion gives readers a chronology of key events and publication dates covering the first half of the twentieth century in the United States, and an up-to-date bibliography of further reading organized by chapter topics.

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ISBN-13:
9780521829953
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/31/2005
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Pages:
358
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.18(d)

Meet the Author

Walter Kalaidjian is Professor of English and Director of Graduate Studies in English at Emory University.

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