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Author Seed, David

Title Cinematic fictions : [the impact of the cinema on the American novel up to the second World War] / David Seed

Publ Info Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2009
 RWU Main Library  PS374.M55 S44 2009    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS374.M55 S44 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 318 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Subtitle from book jacket
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-306) and index
Contents Beginnings -- Modernist experiments : Gertrude Stein and others -- H.D. and the limits of vision -- Ernest Hemingway : the observer's visual field -- Success and stardom in F. Scott Fitzgerald -- William Faukner : perspective experiments -- John Dos Passos and the art of montage -- Dreiser, Eisenstein and Upton Sinclair -- Documentary of the 1930s -- John Steinbeck : extensions of documentary -- Taking possession of the Images : African American writers and the cinema -- Into the night life : Henry Miller and Anais Nin -- Nathanel West and the Hollywood novel
LC subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Motion pictures and literature -- United States
Alt Title Impact of the cinema on the American novel up to the second World War
ISBN 9781846312120