Twentieth Century American Literature

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The York Notes Companion to 20th Century American Literature explores a wide range of prose, drama and poetry from the era, engaging with key topics such as the American city, masculinities, race and the American home. Examining classic texts such as Tender is the Night,‘A True Account of Talking to the Sun at Fire Island’ and Long Day’s Journey into Night, the Companion analyses a range of genres in detailed commentaries, and guides students through key literary theories and debates. Connecting texts with their historical and scholarly contexts, this is essential reading for any student of twentieth century American literature.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherLongman, UK
Number of pages320
ISBN (Print)1408266644
Publication statusPublished - 21 Sept 2011

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NameYork Notes Companions


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