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The Resource A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley, (electronic resource)

A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley, (electronic resource)

Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism
Title
A man's game
Title remainder
masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism
Statement of responsibility
John Dudley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how concepts of masculinity shaped the aesthetic foundations of literary naturalism. A Man's Game explores the development of American literary naturalism as it relates to definitions of manhood in many of the movement's key texts and the aesthetic goals of writers such as Stephen Crane, Jack London, Frank Norris, Edith Wharton, Charles Chestnutt, and James Weldon Johnson. John Dudley argues that in the climate of the late 19th century, when these authors were penning their major works, literary endeavors were widely viewed as frivolous, the work of ladies for ladies, who comprise
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
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Dudley, John
Dewey number
813/.50912
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in American literary realism and naturalism
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  • American fiction
  • Naturalism in literature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American men
  • African American men in literature
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Aesthetics, American
  • Men in literature
Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Tulane University, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Inside and outside the ring : the establishment of a masculinist aesthetic sensibility -- "Subtle brotherhood" in Stephen Crane's tales of adventure : alienation, anxiety, and the rites of manhood -- "Beauty unmans me" : diminished manhood and the leisure class in Norris and Wharton -- "A man only in form" : the roots of naturalism in African American literature
Control code
ocn320324076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817313470
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320324076
Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Tulane University, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Inside and outside the ring : the establishment of a masculinist aesthetic sensibility -- "Subtle brotherhood" in Stephen Crane's tales of adventure : alienation, anxiety, and the rites of manhood -- "Beauty unmans me" : diminished manhood and the leisure class in Norris and Wharton -- "A man only in form" : the roots of naturalism in African American literature
Control code
ocn320324076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817313470
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320324076

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