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Author Wyatt, David, 1948- author.

Title Secret histories : reading twentieth-century American literature / David Wyatt.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.


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Description 1 online resource (423 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The body and the corporation: Norris, Chambers -- Double consciousness: Johnson, Chesnutt, Du Bois, Washington -- Pioneering women: Austin, Eaton, Stein, Eliot, Williams, Cather -- Performing maleness: Hemingway -- Colored me: Toomer, Hurston -- The rumor of race: Faulkner -- The depression: Dreiser, Fitzgerald, Yesierska, Di Donato, Himes, Farrell, Steinbeck -- The second World War: Mori, Vonnegut, Pynchon, Silko, Hersey -- Civil rights: Wright, Gaines, Baldwin, Walker, King, Clark -- Love and separateness: Welty, Petry, Douglas, Mary Mccarthy, Friedan, Steinbeck -- Revolt and reaction: Mailer, Didion -- The postmodern: Shepard, Beattie, Carver, Delillo, Gaddis -- Studying war: Cormac Mccarthy, Herr -- Slavery and memory: Morrison -- Pa not pa: Kingston, Walker, Ellison, Lee, Rodriguez -- After innocence: Roth.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject American fiction -- History and criticism.
History in literature.
Literature and history -- United States -- History.
United States -- In literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Reading twentieth-century American literature
Other Form: Print version: Wyatt, David. Secret histories : reading twentieth-century American literature. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010 xix, 400 pages ; 24 cm 9780801897122 (OCoLC)ocn490811349
ISBN 9780801897115 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801897114 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780801897122 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801897122 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780801899232 (electronic bk.)

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