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The Resource Rediscovering the New World : inter-American literature in a comparative context, Earl E. Fitz

Rediscovering the New World : inter-American literature in a comparative context, Earl E. Fitz

Label
Rediscovering the New World : inter-American literature in a comparative context
Title
Rediscovering the New World
Title remainder
inter-American literature in a comparative context
Statement of responsibility
Earl E. Fitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The concept of "American" literature is not the exclusive province of any one nation. Thanks to the historical circumstances that governed the European conquest and settlement of the Americas, we can and should approach the writings of English and French Canada, the United States, Spanish America, and Brazil as a cohesive group of American literature, worthy of study without constant reference to European texts. Now, Rediscovering the New World makes a timely addition to this expanding field on Inter-American scholarship that should help lead tothe formation of a new canon. Th
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitz, Earl E
Dewey number
809/.897
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN843
LC item number
.F58 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • America
  • Latin American literature
  • Comparative literature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Comparative literature
  • Latin American literature
  • Literature
  • America
  • Literatur
  • Geschichte
  • Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
  • Amerika
  • Lateinamerika
  • Nordamerika
  • USA
Label
Rediscovering the New World : inter-American literature in a comparative context, Earl E. Fitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-267) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Pre-Columbian Era; 2. The Narratives of Discovery and Conquest; 3. The New World Epic; 4. The Theme of Miscegenation; 5. Refining the New World Novel: Henry James and Machado de Assis; 6. The Five (Six?) Faces of American Modernism; 7. In Quest of an American Identity; 8. Regionalism as a Shaping Force; 9. Solitude: The Evolution of an American Literary Motif; 10. The Conflict between Civilization and Barbarism; Afterword; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
44961207
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587290640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gq4hh
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961207
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Rediscovering the New World : inter-American literature in a comparative context, Earl E. Fitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-267) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Pre-Columbian Era; 2. The Narratives of Discovery and Conquest; 3. The New World Epic; 4. The Theme of Miscegenation; 5. Refining the New World Novel: Henry James and Machado de Assis; 6. The Five (Six?) Faces of American Modernism; 7. In Quest of an American Identity; 8. Regionalism as a Shaping Force; 9. Solitude: The Evolution of an American Literary Motif; 10. The Conflict between Civilization and Barbarism; Afterword; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
44961207
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587290640
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gq4hh
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961207
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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