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Culture, genre, and literary vocation

selected essays on American literature

by Michael Davitt Bell

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Wright, Richard, 1908-1960.,
    • American fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Romanticism -- United States.,
    • Fiction -- Authorship.,
    • Authors and publishers -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Realism in literature.,
    • Naturalism in literature.,
    • Culture in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Davitt Bell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS371 .B395 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 231 p. ;
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6781837M
      ISBN 100226041794, 0226041808
      LC Control Number00029922

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      The genre of travel literature encompasses outdoor literature, guide books, nature writing, and travel memoirs.. One early travel memoirist in Western literature was Pausanias, a Greek geographer of the 2nd century the early modern period, James Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides () helped shape travel memoir as a genre. Romanticism and the Vocation of Childhood describes the obsessive romantic cherishing of childhood above adulthood. Chapters on Wordsworth, Lamb, DeQuincey, and the “Li’le Hartley” Coleridge anatomize four different strategies for making durable literary and psychological use of childhood experience and the child’s literary persona.

      Jonah and Genre Brent A. Strawn Reading a piece of writing—from instruction manual, to sports page, to Op-Ed piece—according to its genre is something we do so naturally that it seems odd to even talk about it. Indeed, the very phrase "reading according to genre" sounds odd itself, entirely too formal, perhaps suitable for some English or Comparative Literature class, but hardly something.   Arts & Culture Books. Egginton brings them to life in the literary culture of early modern Spain and makes sense of his contribution to it. By placing emphasis on Cervantes’s literary.


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Many saints have written on spirituality or theology. But few have been what John Henry Newman was, a writer by vocation, the author of lasting works in a wide variety of genres. The seeds of his sainthood, indeed the full flowering of his sainthood, are to.

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Banks. It’s hard to talk in a clear-headed way about genre. Almost everyone can agree that, over the past few years, the rise of the young-adult genre has highlighted a big change in book : Joshua Rothman.

In this unforgettable book, arguably the first literary young adult novel, year-old protagonist Jerry Renault steadfastly refuses to sell chocolates for .Genre is the term for a category of literature, art, or culture (e.g., music) based on a set of stylistic criteria.

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