2 edition of American literature and the contemporary ideological struggle found in the catalog.
American literature and the contemporary ideological struggle
by Pädagogische Hochschule "Karl Liebknecht" Potsdam in Potsdam
|Statement||edited by Günther Klotz and Heinz Wüstenhagen.|
|Series||Potsdamer Forschungen der Pädagogischen Hochschule "Karl Liebknecht" Potsdam. Gesellschaftswissenschaftliche Reihe,, Heft 72, Potsdamer Forschungen., Heft 72.|
|Contributions||Klotz, Günther., Wüstenhagen, Heinz, 1931-, Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR. Zentralinstitut für Literaturgeschichte.|
|LC Classifications||L31 .P677 Heft. 72, PS374.S7 .P677 Heft. 72|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||223, vi p. ;|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||87164269|
American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States). Before the founding of the United States, the British colonies on the eastern coast of the present-day United States were heavily influenced by English literature. All American literature, said the modern poet John Berryman, pays "homage to Mistress Bradstreet". It marks a difference between British and American literature from the start that the New World's.
About the Journal. American Literature has been regarded since its inception as the preeminent periodical in its field. Each issue contains articles covering the works of several American authors—from colonial to contemporary—as well as an extensive book review section; a “Brief Mention” section offering citations of new editions and reprints, collections, anthologies, and other. Ranking the most important authors in contemporary and lateth-century literature is impossible. These 10 authors all made their mark over the last 50 years and are each widely considered to be significant and worth exploring.
The Postmodernist period focuses on several themes that are evident in the works of the time period. The themes of identity, racism, and a search for goodness in humanity are the main themes of this time period. Identity is a theme commonly found in many African American works as they began to write about their culture and heritage. American political ideologies are variations on classical liberalism. As a result, these ideologies tend to be very similar: Almost everyone in the United States, for example, believes in limited government, the free market, and individual liberty. Democrats just happen to lean slightly to the left.
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American literature and the contemporary ideological struggle: the novel between the world wars Author: Günther Klotz ; Heinz Wüstenhagen ; Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR. The history of American literature can be divided into five periods: Colonial and Early National, Romantic, Realism and Naturalism, Modernist, and Contemporary.
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