John Dos Passos Biography And Critical Essays On The Awakening

'I strongly recommend this collection of essays not only to those interested in John Dos Passos and his work but also to anyone engaged in the study of the complex mix of literary, cultural, and social elements that comprise early twentieth-century modernism. In the past, much of the most innovative Dos Passos criticism has been of European origin, and this collection confirms that tradition.' --Donald Pizer, Pierce Butler Professor of English Emeritus, Tulane University, New Orleans, Los Angeles

'Good wine needs no bush, but, oddly, Dos Passos long shelf of notable books does. It is time to reassess his achievement think of the ground-breaking Three Soldiers or the marvelous trilogy collected as USA and restore him to his place among the great American modernists of the twentieth century.' --George Monteiro, Brown University, USA

'Fittingly emerging from the Dos Passos Cultural Centre in Madeira, where Dos Passos paternal family originated, this valuable collection looks both backward in time at the writer s sense of place in Portugal and of displacement in America; at texts and aesthetic movements that influenced him and forward at ongoing critical and social issues of genre, gender, ethnicity, transnationality, and migration. The volume s diverse scholarly perspectives argue for and demonstrate Dos Passos continued significance as narrative innovator and social critic.' --Lisa Nanney, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service-Qatar

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Journal of Modern Literature

Description: More than three decades after its founding, the Journal of Modern Literature remains the most important and widely recognized scholarly serial in the field of modern literature. Each issue emphasizes scholarly studies of literature in all languages, as well as related arts and cultural artifacts, from 1900 to the present. International in its scope its contributors include scholars from Australia, England, France, Italy, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Spain.  

Coverage: 1970-2017 (Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 41, No. 1)

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ISSN: 0022281X

EISSN: 15291464

Subjects: Language & Literature, Humanities

Collections: Arts & Sciences V Collection

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