My Library

     
Limit search to available items
Reviews & More
Book, etc.
Author Wyatt, David, 1948-

Title Secret histories : reading twentieth-century American literature / David Wyatt

Publ Info Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PS374.H5 W93 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS374.H5 W93 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 400 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The body and the corporation : Norris, Chambers -- Double consciousness : Johnson, Chesnutt, Du Bois, Washington -- Pioneering women : Austin, Eaton, Stein, Eliot, Williams, Cather -- Performing maleness : Hemingway -- Colored me : Toomer, Hurston -- The rumor of race : Faulkner -- The depression : Dreiser, Fitzgerald, Yesierska, Di Donato, Himes, Farrell, Steinbeck -- The second World War : Mori, Vonnegut, Pynchon, Silko, Hersey -- Civil rights : Wright, Gaines, Baldwin, Walker, King, Clark -- Love and separateness : Welty, Petry, Douglas, Mary Mccarthy, Friedan, Steinbeck -- Revolt and reaction : Mailer, Didion -- The postmodern : Shepard, Beattie, Carver, Delillo, Gaddis -- Studying war : Cormac Mccarthy, Herr -- Slavery and memory : Morrison -- Pa not pa : Kingston, Walker, Ellison, Lee, Rodriguez -- After innocence : Roth
LC subject American fiction -- History and criticism
History in literature
United States -- In literature
Literature and history -- United States -- History
ISBN 9780801897115 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801897114 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780801897122 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801897122 (pbk. : alk. paper)