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The Resource The novel and the American left : critical essays on Depression-era fiction, edited by Janet Galligani Casey, (electronic resource)

The novel and the American left : critical essays on Depression-era fiction, edited by Janet Galligani Casey, (electronic resource)

Label
The novel and the American left : critical essays on Depression-era fiction
Title
The novel and the American left
Title remainder
critical essays on Depression-era fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janet Galligani Casey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first collection of critical essays to focus specifically on the fiction produced by American novelists of the Depression era, The Novel and the American Left contributes substantially to the newly emerging emphasis on twentieth-century American literary radicalism. Recent studies have recovered this body of work and redefined in historical and theoretical terms its vibrant contribution to American letters
Dewey number
813/.5209358
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Casey, Janet Galligani
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  • American fiction
  • Communism and literature
  • Socialism and literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Working class writings, American
  • Right and left (Political science) in literature
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Depressions
  • Working class in literature
  • Progressivism in literature
  • Depressions in literature
Label
The novel and the American left : critical essays on Depression-era fiction, edited by Janet Galligani Casey, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-210) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Janet Galligani Casey -- Taking tips and losing class / Donna M. Campbell -- My little illegality / Joy Castro -- Shriveled breasts and dollar signs / Angela Marie Smith -- Monstrous modernism / Joseph Entin -- The objectivity of nature in Josephine Herbst's Rope of gold / Caren Irr -- Agrarian landscapes, the Depression, and women's progressive fiction / Janet Galligani Casey -- The avengers of Christie Street / Lee Bernstein -- "Smashing cantatas" and "Looking glass pitchers" / Lawrence Hanley -- Marching! marching! and the idea of the proletarian novel / Jon-Christian Suggs -- Time, transmission, autonomy / David Jenemann and Andrew Knighton
Control code
ocm66403617
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294754
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)66403617
Label
The novel and the American left : critical essays on Depression-era fiction, edited by Janet Galligani Casey, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-210) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Janet Galligani Casey -- Taking tips and losing class / Donna M. Campbell -- My little illegality / Joy Castro -- Shriveled breasts and dollar signs / Angela Marie Smith -- Monstrous modernism / Joseph Entin -- The objectivity of nature in Josephine Herbst's Rope of gold / Caren Irr -- Agrarian landscapes, the Depression, and women's progressive fiction / Janet Galligani Casey -- The avengers of Christie Street / Lee Bernstein -- "Smashing cantatas" and "Looking glass pitchers" / Lawrence Hanley -- Marching! marching! and the idea of the proletarian novel / Jon-Christian Suggs -- Time, transmission, autonomy / David Jenemann and Andrew Knighton
Control code
ocm66403617
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294754
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)66403617

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