The Resource The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995

The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995

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The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995
Title
The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995
Title variation
  • Cambridge History of American Literature: Poetry and Criticism, 1940–1995. 1st Ed. Vol. 8
  • Cambridge History of American Literature Vol. 8 Poetry and Criticism, 1940–1995, 1st Edition
  • Cambridge History of American Literature. Vol 8
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Cambridge History of American Literature addresses the broad spectrum of new and established directions in all branches of American writing, and includes the work of scholars and critics who have shaped, and who continue to shape, what has become a major area of literary scholarship. The authors span three decades of achievement in Americanist literary criticism, thereby speaking for the continuities as well as the disruptions sustained between generations of scholarship. Generously proportioned narratives permit a broader vision of American literary history than has previously been possible, allowing the implicit voice of traditional criticism to join forces with the diversity of interests that characterise contemporary literary studies. Volume VIII, concerned with works of poetry and criticism written between 1940 and the present, brings together two different sets of materials and narrative forms, the aesthetic and the institutional. Discarding the traditional synoptic overview of major figures, von Hallberg, Graff, and Carton settle in favour of a history from the inside - a history of interstices and relations, equal to the task of considering the contexts of art, power, and criticism in which it is set
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PQKB
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Bercovitch, Sacvan
Dewey number
811.5409
Language note
English
LC call number
PS325
LC item number
.C35 1996
Nature of contents
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  • Bercovitch, Sacvan
  • Patell, Cyrus R. K
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  • English
  • American Literature
  • Languages & Literatures
  • United States
Label
The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995
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Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Abbreviated title
  • CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • POETRY AND CRITICISM, 1940-1995
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online resource
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  • cr
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text
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  • txt
Contents
  • Poetry, Politics, and Intellectuals -- Introduction
  • Robert von Hallberg -- The Place of Poetry in the Culture, 1945-1950 -- Politics -- Rear Guards -- Avant-Gardes -- Authenticity -- Translation -- Conclusion: The Place of Poets, 1995
  • Appendix I:
  • Biographies of Poets -- Criticism since 1940 -- Introduction
  • Evan Carton and Gerald Graff -- Politics and American Criticism -- The Emergence of Academic Criticism -- The Nationalizing of the New Criticism -- The Canon, the Academy, and Gender -- Deconstruction and Poststructuralism -- From Textuality to Materiality -- Cultural and Historical Studies -- Conclusion: Academic Criticism and its Discontents
  • Appendix II:
  • Biographies of Critics
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 545 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139054713
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computer
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  • c
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digital, PDF file(s).
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remote
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  • (CKB)1000000000419307
  • (SSID)ssj0000372104
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11271739
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000372104
  • (PQKBWorkID)10412749
  • (PQKB)10719194
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139054713
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000419307
Label
The Cambridge History of American Literature: Vol. 8: Poetry and Criticism, 1940-1995
Publication
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Abbreviated title
  • CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • POETRY AND CRITICISM, 1940-1995
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Poetry, Politics, and Intellectuals -- Introduction
  • Robert von Hallberg -- The Place of Poetry in the Culture, 1945-1950 -- Politics -- Rear Guards -- Avant-Gardes -- Authenticity -- Translation -- Conclusion: The Place of Poets, 1995
  • Appendix I:
  • Biographies of Poets -- Criticism since 1940 -- Introduction
  • Evan Carton and Gerald Graff -- Politics and American Criticism -- The Emergence of Academic Criticism -- The Nationalizing of the New Criticism -- The Canon, the Academy, and Gender -- Deconstruction and Poststructuralism -- From Textuality to Materiality -- Cultural and Historical Studies -- Conclusion: Academic Criticism and its Discontents
  • Appendix II:
  • Biographies of Critics
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 545 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139054713
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000419307
  • (SSID)ssj0000372104
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11271739
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000372104
  • (PQKBWorkID)10412749
  • (PQKB)10719194
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139054713
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000419307

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