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The New Romanticism: A Collection of Critical Essays

The New Romanticism: A Collection of Critical Essays

by Eberhard Alsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815335474

ISBN-13: 9780815335474

Pub. Date: 04/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The New Romanticism is an overview of the romantic trend taken up by American novelists in the twentieth-century. Includes three classic essays by Saul bellow, Thomas Pyncheon, and Toni Morrison.

Overview

The New Romanticism is an overview of the romantic trend taken up by American novelists in the twentieth-century. Includes three classic essays by Saul bellow, Thomas Pyncheon, and Toni Morrison.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815335474
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
Wellesley Studies in Critical Theory, Literary History and Culture Series
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor's PReface Acknowledgments Preface Introduction Part 1 Contemporary Novelist on Romantics and Romanticism 1. A World Too Much With Us Saul Bellow 2. Is it O.K. to Be a Luddite? Thomas Pynchon 3. Romancing the Shadow Toni Morrison Part 2 Criticism on Contemporary Novelists 4. The Romantic Style of Salinger's "Seymour: An Introduction" John O. Lyons 5. The New Romance [On Thomas Pynchon] Arthur Mizener 6. Lancelot: Percy's Romance Mark Johnson 7. John Gardner's "The Kings Indian" and the Romantic Tradition gregory Morris 8. Bellow and English Romanticism Allan Chavkin 9. Hawthorne and O'Connor: A Literary Kinship Ronald Emerick 10. The Other Ghost in Beloved: The Specter of The Scarlet Letter Jan Stryz 11. Updike's Scarlet Letter Trilogy:Recasting an American Myth James A. Schiff 12. Ellison's Invisible Man: Emersonianism Revised Kun Jong Lee 13. Nabokov and Poe Dale E. Peterson Part 3 Overviews 14. All the New Vibrations:Romanticism in 20th-Century Americca Ronald L. Davis 15. The Corpse of the Dragon: Notes on Postromantic Fiction Frank McConnell 16. Verge Samuel Coale 17. Realistic and Romantic Rendencies Eberhard Alsen Part 5 Bibliography Index

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