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Author Wilson, Sarah, 1973-

Title Melting-pot modernism / Sarah Wilson

Publ Info Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  PS228.A82 W55 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS228.A82 W55 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 250 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The melting pot : assimilation to one another -- Henry James in the "intellectual pot-au-feu" -- James Weldon Johnson's integrationist chameleonism -- Recollection, reform, and "broken time" in Willa Cather -- Gertrude Stein and "individual anything" -- Melting-pot histories of the present
LC subject American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Assimilation (Sociology) in literature
Acculturation in literature
Emigration and immigration in literature
Modernism (Literature) -- United States
Americanization -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780801448164 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801448166 (cloth : alk. paper)