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Literary History

Herbert Sussman

Literary History

Theory and Practice (Proceedings of the Northeastern Univ. Center for Literary Studies, Vol 2)

by Herbert Sussman

  • 390 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Northeastern Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • Literary History And Criticism,
  • Congresses,
  • Literature,
  • Theory, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8359939M
    ISBN 100930350731
    ISBN 109780930350734

    The Loft Literary Center was founded in in a loft above Marly Rusoff’s Dinkytown bookstore (Rusoff & Co. Book Dealers) by a group of writers who were looking for a place to meet. Some of the early writers and poets who met and read to a growing audience were Robert Bly, James Moore, Patricia Hampl, Phebe Hanson, and Michael Dennis on: 4th Street Southeast Dinkytown, MN, United States.   Boston may be best known for it's wealth of historical sites, from the Old State House to Faneuil Hall to the Old North Church, but the city has more than political history to offer. If you're Author: Sadie Trombetta.

    History of publishing - History of publishing - Scholarly, cultural, and literary magazines: As the 20th century progressed, the old critical review lost some of its former glory, but it often wielded an influence quite out of proportion to its circulation. One may distinguish broadly between the scholarly type of review, the more widely read politico-cultural periodical, and the purely.   For a long time Nella Larsen was the mystery woman of the Harlem Renaissance. She published two novels, Quicksand () and Passing (), and then nothing more was heard from her. She died in obscurity in Reprints of her slender, but unsparing novels of class and color consciousness started coming out in the : Darryl Pinckney.

    Get this from a library! The Oxford English literary history. [Jonathan Bate; Colin Burrow;] -- The Oxford English Literary History is the new century's definitive account of a rich and diverse literary heritage that stretches back for a millennium and more. Each of these groundbreaking volumes.   His book, A Theory of the Aphorism: From Confucius to Twitter, is a nearlypage examination of the aphorism as a universal literary form that .


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