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On native grounds, an interpretation of modern American prose literature

Alfred Kazin

On native grounds, an interpretation of modern American prose literature

by Alfred Kazin

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alfred Kazin, with a preface to the fortieth anniversary edition.
      SeriesA Harvest/HBJ book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS369 .K39 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 541 p. ;
      Number of Pages541
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3500997M
      ISBN 100156687518
      LC Control Number82021264

      Book Description: In contrast to the popular cliché of the "stoic Indian," humor has always been important in Native North American cultures. Recent Native literature testifies to the centrality of this tradition. Yet literary criticism has so far largely neglected these humorous aspects, instead frequently choosing to concentrate on. Prose, drama, and poetry. Through the slave narrative, African Americans entered the world of prose and dramatic William Wells Brown, an internationally known fugitive slave narrator, authored the first Black American novel, Clotel; or, The President’s tells the tragic story of the beautiful light-skinned African American daughter of Thomas Jefferson and his.

      The Modern American Poetry Site is a comprehensive learning environment and scholarly forum for the study of modern and contemporary American poetry. MAPS welcomes submissions of original essays and teaching materials related to MAPS poets and the Anthology of Modern American Poetry. (shelved 4 times as native-american-literature) avg rating — 6, ratings — published Want to Read saving.

      MFS Modern Fiction Studies () Hints of the Ghost Dance in a variety of contemporary Native American novels suggest that written narrative may function now as a ghost of the Ghost. Although modern English literature can be all literature written in English, it is most often classified by the country of origin of the author: In studying Native American Literature, one is dependent on the abilities It is a bit of a dilemma since a mere literal translation can not convey the full meaning, but too much invention.


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