Coverart for item
The Resource A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture, edited by Josephine G. Hendin

A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture, edited by Josephine G. Hendin

Label
A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture
Title
A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Josephine G. Hendin
Title variation
Postwar American literature and culture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This companion traces the creative energy that surged in new directions in the United States after World War II. Each of the contributors approaches a particular aspect of post-war literature, film, music or drama from his or her own perspective
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/0054
Index
index present
LC call number
PS225
LC item number
.C66 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hendin, Josephine
Series statement
Blackwell concise companions to literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Literature and society
  • Politics and literature
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
Label
A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture, edited by Josephine G. Hendin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing American Literature and Culture in the Postwar Years / Josephine G. Hendin -- The Fifties and After: An Ambiguous Culture / Frederick R. Karl -- The Beat Generation is Now About Everything / Regina Weinreich -- From Bebop to Hip Hop: American music after 1950 / Perry Meisel -- American Drama in the Postwar Period / John Bell --Hollywood Dreaming: Postwar American Film / Leonard Quart and Albert Auster -- The Beauty and Destructiveness of War: A Literary Portrait of the Vietnam Conflict / Pat C. Hoy II -- Postmodern Fictions / David Mikics -- Gay and Lesbian Writing in Post World War II America / Mary Jo Bona -- Identity and the Postwar Temper in American Jewish Fiction / Daniel Fuchs -- Fire and Romance: African American Literature Since World War II / Sterling Lecater Bland, Jr. -- Italian/American Literature and Culture / Fred L. Gardaphé -- Irish American Writing: Political Men and Archetypal Women / Robert E. Rhodes -- Emergent Ethnic Literatures: Native American, Hispanic, Asian American / Cyrus R.K. Patell -- "I'll Be Your Mirror, Reflect What You Are": Postmodern Documentation and the Downtown New York Scene from 1975 to the Present / Marvin J. Taylor
Control code
53084102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780631207092
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003020731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A concise companion to postwar American literature and culture, edited by Josephine G. Hendin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing American Literature and Culture in the Postwar Years / Josephine G. Hendin -- The Fifties and After: An Ambiguous Culture / Frederick R. Karl -- The Beat Generation is Now About Everything / Regina Weinreich -- From Bebop to Hip Hop: American music after 1950 / Perry Meisel -- American Drama in the Postwar Period / John Bell --Hollywood Dreaming: Postwar American Film / Leonard Quart and Albert Auster -- The Beauty and Destructiveness of War: A Literary Portrait of the Vietnam Conflict / Pat C. Hoy II -- Postmodern Fictions / David Mikics -- Gay and Lesbian Writing in Post World War II America / Mary Jo Bona -- Identity and the Postwar Temper in American Jewish Fiction / Daniel Fuchs -- Fire and Romance: African American Literature Since World War II / Sterling Lecater Bland, Jr. -- Italian/American Literature and Culture / Fred L. Gardaphé -- Irish American Writing: Political Men and Archetypal Women / Robert E. Rhodes -- Emergent Ethnic Literatures: Native American, Hispanic, Asian American / Cyrus R.K. Patell -- "I'll Be Your Mirror, Reflect What You Are": Postmodern Documentation and the Downtown New York Scene from 1975 to the Present / Marvin J. Taylor
Control code
53084102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780631207092
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003020731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

Library Locations

    • Ellis LibraryBorrow it
      1020 Lowry Street, Columbia, MO, 65201, US
      38.944491 -92.326012
Processing Feedback ...