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Modern American prose

Carl Van Doren

Modern American prose

by Carl Van Doren

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Published by Literary Guild in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American prose literature

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    Statementedited by Carl Van Doren
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 939 p.
    Number of Pages939
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14421791M

    AMERICAN LITERATURE SELF-PACED COURSE. 1. About this Course. It covers all of the substantive material that is usually taught in a survey course of American Literature at the college reviews the prose and poetry written in the United States from colonial times to the modern era. "In this course we will progressively go through the different stages of writing.   Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://tp Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive .

    Conversely, a natural prose style can be pardoned if a novel's pace is slow enough, as was the case with Ha Jin's aptly titled Waiting, which won the National Book Award () and the PEN. A highly poetic prose meditation on American myth, character, and history, In the American Grain () would come from the same time; it is an enterprise of vision and critique that anyone interested in American literature should read. Beginning in the s, Williams would write a .

    The best prose poetry and modernist French poetry, including Arthur Rimbaud, Gertrude Stein, Francis Ponge and Claudia Rankine, recommended by Jeremy Noel-Tod, poetry critic and editor of the Penguin Book of the Prose Poem.   It was this belief that led Wolfe to his once famous attack, “Tiny Mummies,” on the supposedly stultifying manner of this magazine as it existed then, and, though one can see a .


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