The Resource A history of American literature : 1950 to the present, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic resource)

A history of American literature : 1950 to the present, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic resource)

Label
A history of American literature : 1950 to the present
Title
A history of American literature
Title remainder
1950 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Linda Wagner-Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The History of American Literature from 1950 to the Present offers a comprehensive analysis of the wide range of literary works that extends into the 21st centuryCovers drama, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, science fiction, and detective novelsFeatures discussion of American works within the context of such 21st-century issues as globalization, medicine, gender, education, and other topics
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Wagner-Martin, Linda
Dewey number
  • 810.9/0054
  • 810.90054
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS225
LC item number
.W34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Wiley-Blackwell histories of American literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
A history of American literature : 1950 to the present, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A History of American Literature; Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Chapter 1 Locating Contemporary Literature; American Poetry During the 1950s; A. Poems of the Mind and the Body; B. The Farthest Edge: The Beats and the Confessional School; American Theater During the 1950s; American Fiction During the 1950s; A. Fiction and the War; B. Class and Sexuality in the Novel; C. The Novel, Jewish and Southern; Chapter 2 The Sixties and the Necessities of Change; Theater of the 1960s; African American Writing in the 1960s; 1960s Fiction, Mainstream Markers; Feminism
  • Chapter 3 Conventions and EruptionsPoetry of the Anti-War and Feminist Years; Feminist Fictions; Postmodern Fictions; Science Fiction and Alternative Worlds; The New Journalism; Theater During the 1970s; Chapter 4 New Ages and Old; Memoir: Another New Direction; Crime and Detective Fiction, American Style; Theater During the 1980s; Chapter 5 The 1980s, Ethnicity and Change; Asian American Writing; Native American Writing; Mexican American Writing (i.e., Latino/Latina); African American Writing; Poetry in the 1980s; Fiction in the 1980s; Chapter 6 The 1990s and the Sexual
  • Sexual Preferences and Social/Legal IssuesTheater of the 1990s; The Poem at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Story at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Southern Literature at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Chapter 7 The Twenty-First Century; The Story of 9/11 and Its Aftermath; Theater 2000-2010; Poetry 2000-2010; Memoir and Life-Writing 2000-2010; Fiction 2000-2010; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (418 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299158313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000327591
  • (EBL)1120542
  • (OCoLC)827207771
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1120542
  • (DLC) 2012027526
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000327591
Label
A history of American literature : 1950 to the present, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A History of American Literature; Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Chapter 1 Locating Contemporary Literature; American Poetry During the 1950s; A. Poems of the Mind and the Body; B. The Farthest Edge: The Beats and the Confessional School; American Theater During the 1950s; American Fiction During the 1950s; A. Fiction and the War; B. Class and Sexuality in the Novel; C. The Novel, Jewish and Southern; Chapter 2 The Sixties and the Necessities of Change; Theater of the 1960s; African American Writing in the 1960s; 1960s Fiction, Mainstream Markers; Feminism
  • Chapter 3 Conventions and EruptionsPoetry of the Anti-War and Feminist Years; Feminist Fictions; Postmodern Fictions; Science Fiction and Alternative Worlds; The New Journalism; Theater During the 1970s; Chapter 4 New Ages and Old; Memoir: Another New Direction; Crime and Detective Fiction, American Style; Theater During the 1980s; Chapter 5 The 1980s, Ethnicity and Change; Asian American Writing; Native American Writing; Mexican American Writing (i.e., Latino/Latina); African American Writing; Poetry in the 1980s; Fiction in the 1980s; Chapter 6 The 1990s and the Sexual
  • Sexual Preferences and Social/Legal IssuesTheater of the 1990s; The Poem at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Story at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Southern Literature at the Turn into the Twenty-First Century; Chapter 7 The Twenty-First Century; The Story of 9/11 and Its Aftermath; Theater 2000-2010; Poetry 2000-2010; Memoir and Life-Writing 2000-2010; Fiction 2000-2010; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (418 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299158313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000327591
  • (EBL)1120542
  • (OCoLC)827207771
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1120542
  • (DLC) 2012027526
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000327591

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