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The Resource The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama., Edited by Warren French

The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama., Edited by Warren French

Label
The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama.
Title
The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Warren French
Creator
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays (see contents screen) about American literature of the 1950's, including Salinger, Hemingway, Faulkner, Mailer, Bellow, Jack Kerouac, and Tennessee Williams. Includes biographical sketches of the writers and the contributors
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Warren G.
Dewey number
810.9/005/4
Index
index present
LC call number
PS221
LC item number
.F66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Wilbur, Richard
  • Stevens, Wallace
  • O'Neill, Eugene
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Salinger, J. D.
  • Eberhart, Richard
  • Faulkner, William
  • McCarthy, Mary
  • Purdy, James
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Malamud, Bernard
  • O'Connor, Flannery
  • Bellow, Saul
  • Agee, James
  • Roethke, Theodore
  • MacLeish, Archibald
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • American literature
  • Literatura Norte Americana (Historia E Critica)
  • Littérature américaine
  • Literatura Norte Americana (Historia E Critica)
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Literatur
  • USA
  • Literatur
  • USA
Label
The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama., Edited by Warren French
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-304)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The age of Salinger / Warren French -- Hemingway's craft in The old man and the sea / Sheldon Norman Grebstein -- William Faulkner's Snopes trilogy : the South evolves / Mark Leaf -- From commitment to choice : double vision and the problem of vitality for John Steinbeck / Pascal Covici, Jr. -- Norman Mailer : Advertisements for myself / William Hoffa -- The disappointments of maturity : Bellow's The adventures of Augie March / David R. Jones -- Finally a lady : Mary McCarthy / Eleanor Widmer -- The voice at the back door : Elizabeth Spencer looks into Mississippi / David G. Pugh -- Flannery O'Connor's vision : the violence of revelation / Kenneth Frieling -- A death in the family : Agee's unfinished novel / Gene W. Ruoff -- From Bernard Malamud, with discipline and with love / William Freedman -- James Purdy : shaman in nowhere land / Donald Pease -- The beat in the rise of the populist culture / Kingsley Widmer -- The whole of Harmonium : poetic technique in Wallace Stevens / Donald Sheehan -- Richard Eberhart : romantic poet and love child / Lois Gordon -- Theodore Roethke : "in a slow up-sway" / Dan Jaffe -- Virtues in style, defect in content : the poetry of Richard Wilbur / Kenneth Johnson -- From protest to paradox : the black writer at mid century / C.W.E. Bigsby -- Camino real / Jordan Y. Miller -- The games God plays with man : a discussion of JB / Sy Kahn -- "Hell is other people" : Long day's journey into night / Jackson R. Bryer -- Plays written on the air : television theatre in the 50s / Patrick D. Hazard
Control code
ocm00138219
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 316 pages
Lccn
73125030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 65500
  • (OCoLC)00138219
Label
The fifties: fiction, poetry, drama., Edited by Warren French
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-304)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The age of Salinger / Warren French -- Hemingway's craft in The old man and the sea / Sheldon Norman Grebstein -- William Faulkner's Snopes trilogy : the South evolves / Mark Leaf -- From commitment to choice : double vision and the problem of vitality for John Steinbeck / Pascal Covici, Jr. -- Norman Mailer : Advertisements for myself / William Hoffa -- The disappointments of maturity : Bellow's The adventures of Augie March / David R. Jones -- Finally a lady : Mary McCarthy / Eleanor Widmer -- The voice at the back door : Elizabeth Spencer looks into Mississippi / David G. Pugh -- Flannery O'Connor's vision : the violence of revelation / Kenneth Frieling -- A death in the family : Agee's unfinished novel / Gene W. Ruoff -- From Bernard Malamud, with discipline and with love / William Freedman -- James Purdy : shaman in nowhere land / Donald Pease -- The beat in the rise of the populist culture / Kingsley Widmer -- The whole of Harmonium : poetic technique in Wallace Stevens / Donald Sheehan -- Richard Eberhart : romantic poet and love child / Lois Gordon -- Theodore Roethke : "in a slow up-sway" / Dan Jaffe -- Virtues in style, defect in content : the poetry of Richard Wilbur / Kenneth Johnson -- From protest to paradox : the black writer at mid century / C.W.E. Bigsby -- Camino real / Jordan Y. Miller -- The games God plays with man : a discussion of JB / Sy Kahn -- "Hell is other people" : Long day's journey into night / Jackson R. Bryer -- Plays written on the air : television theatre in the 50s / Patrick D. Hazard
Control code
ocm00138219
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 316 pages
Lccn
73125030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 65500
  • (OCoLC)00138219

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