Bergman analyzes the writings of such famous American writers as Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Tennessee Williams, James Baldwin, F. O. Matthiessen, and Larry Kramer. He considers the entire range of literature, including poetry and drama, and gives attention to African or Native American themes in the work of Alain Locke, Countee Cullen, Francis Grierson, David Plante and others.
|Publisher:||University of Wisconsin Press|
|Series:||Wisconsin Project on American Writer Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.02(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.58(d)|
About the Author
David Bergman is professor of English at Towson State University and author of Cracking the Code, winner of the 1985 George Elliston Poetry Prize.