American Prose and Poetry in the 20th Century Paperback / softback
Part of the Cambridge Contexts in Literature series
Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. The literature written by Americans during the twentieth century encompasses a wide variety of voices; voices that attempt to capture the breadth and diversity of American experience in a century of dizzying change.
This book examines the dramatic social changes and political events - such as the Great Depression, American involvement in the Second World War and the civil rights movement - that helped to shape American writing throughout the century.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 130 pages
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 22/06/2000
- Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
- ISBN: 9780521663908