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The Resource A nation of nations : ethnic literature in America, edited by Theodore L. Gross

A nation of nations : ethnic literature in America, edited by Theodore L. Gross

Label
A nation of nations : ethnic literature in America
Title
A nation of nations
Title remainder
ethnic literature in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Theodore L. Gross
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gross, Theodore L
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups
  • American literature
  • Minorities
  • American literature
Label
A nation of nations : ethnic literature in America, edited by Theodore L. Gross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: page 553
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Origins: the old master Europe, the masterless America -- A nation of nations / John F. Kennedy -- Peasant origins / Oscar Handlin -- Is there an American stock? / Max Lerner -- In search of a majority: an address / James Baldwin -- The promised land: strangers in an new world -- The new colossus / Emma Lazarus -- From The promised land / Mary Antin -- Evenin' air blues / Langston Hughes -- from ManChild in the promised land / Claude Brown -- from Up from Puerto Rico / Elena Padilla -- from The fortunate pilgrim / Mario Puzo -- What the Indian means to America / Chief Standing Bear -- Amerikanci in Carniola / Louis Adamic -- Immigrants / F.P. Dunne -- The people, yes / Carl Sandburg -- The family: destiny is in the home -- from The Negro family in the United States / E. Franklin Frazier -- from Portnoy's complaint / Philip Roth -- from Kaddish for Naomi Ginsberg 1894-1956 / Allen Ginsberg -- Puerto Rican paradise / Piri Thomas -- Christ in concrete / Pietro di Donato -- Papa, mama, and economics / George Panetta -- Letter to mother; Elegy; My father died imperfect as a man / John Ciardi -- On the death of the poet's mother thirty-three years later / John Logan -- from Chinatown family / Lin Yutang -- Impressions of an Indian childhood / Gertrude Bonnin (Zitkala-Sa) -- The children of immigrants: growing up in America -- The children of the poor / Gwendolyn Brooks -- From the subway to the synagogue / Alfred Kazin -- The fractional man / Vance Bourjaily -- Reflections of an inarticulate childhood / Orlando Ortiz -- Out of the mouth of babes / Arturo Giovanitti -- Danny O'Neill was here / James T. Farrell -- The three swimmers and the educated grocer / William Saroyan -- Education: learning in America -- Theme for English B / Langston Hughes -- Education / Don L. Lee -- from The promised land / Mary Antin -- Mr. K*a*p*l*a*n and Shakespeare / Leonard Q. Ross -- from Making it / Norman Podhoretz -- P.S. 43 / Gregory Corso
  • Three American vices / Lin Yutang -- Religion : belief and disbelief -- from Black boy / Richard Wright -- A religious conversion, more or less / Eldridge Cleaver -- Why I choose to be a Jew / Arthur A. Cohen -- The synagogue / Karl Shapiro -- Debate with the rabbi / Howard Nemerov -- The soul of the Indian / Charles A. Eastman -- A nun no more / John Fante -- Yoneko's earthquake / Hisaye Yamamoto -- Identity: the badges of belonging -- A poem for black hearts / LeRoi Jones -- Black power / William Melvin Kelley -- Angel Levine / Bernard Malamud -- How much are we American?; To be a Jew in the twentieth century; The refugees; A turning wind / Muriel Rukeyser -- 22 miles... / Josue A. Gonzalez -- Now that the buffalo's gone / Buffy Sainte-Marie -- The return to the source /Jo Pagano -- from The American Irish / William Shannon -- Well, my father was an Armenian, yes / John V. Hagopian -- Prejudice: ethnic conflicts -- Speech to the court / Bartolomeo Vanzetti -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Battle royal / Ralph Ellison -- The alarm clock / Mari Evans -- Negro and Jew: encounter in America / Leslie Fiedler -- Slant-eyed Americans / Toshio Mori -- The country that is my country; A brief history of any country; A brief history of the Philippines / Jose Garcia Villa -- Lines against a loved American poet after hearing an Irish one's nickname / John Logan -- Things in common / May Swenson -- from America is in the heart / Carlos Bulosan -- The well / N. Scott Momaday -- The community: faces in the crowd -- from Beyond the melting pot / Nathan Glazer and Daniel P. Moynihan -- Keep on pushing (Harlem riots/summer/1964) / David Henderson -- City of Harlem / LeRoi Jones -- Cruz moves to a housing project / Oscar Lewis -- The prisoner's bench; To a bench in Mulberry Park / Arturo Giovanitti -- Beyond delinquency; Writ on the steps of Puerto Rican Harlem / Gregory Corso -- Rhapsody / Frank O'Hara -- Pericles on 31st Street / Harry Mark Petrakis
  • From Flower drum song / Chin Y. Lee -- Into the mainstream and oblivion -- Into the mainstream and oblivion / Julian Mayfield -- from Their father's God / Ole Rolvaag -- Damián Sánchez, G.I. / Emilio Díaz Valcárcel -- This country was a lot better off when the Indians were running it / Vine Deloria Jr. -- The tenth Presidential paper -- minorities / Norman Mailer -- Promises / Oscar Handlin
Control code
150919
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 553 pages
Lccn
79142365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)629348
Label
A nation of nations : ethnic literature in America, edited by Theodore L. Gross
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: page 553
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Origins: the old master Europe, the masterless America -- A nation of nations / John F. Kennedy -- Peasant origins / Oscar Handlin -- Is there an American stock? / Max Lerner -- In search of a majority: an address / James Baldwin -- The promised land: strangers in an new world -- The new colossus / Emma Lazarus -- From The promised land / Mary Antin -- Evenin' air blues / Langston Hughes -- from ManChild in the promised land / Claude Brown -- from Up from Puerto Rico / Elena Padilla -- from The fortunate pilgrim / Mario Puzo -- What the Indian means to America / Chief Standing Bear -- Amerikanci in Carniola / Louis Adamic -- Immigrants / F.P. Dunne -- The people, yes / Carl Sandburg -- The family: destiny is in the home -- from The Negro family in the United States / E. Franklin Frazier -- from Portnoy's complaint / Philip Roth -- from Kaddish for Naomi Ginsberg 1894-1956 / Allen Ginsberg -- Puerto Rican paradise / Piri Thomas -- Christ in concrete / Pietro di Donato -- Papa, mama, and economics / George Panetta -- Letter to mother; Elegy; My father died imperfect as a man / John Ciardi -- On the death of the poet's mother thirty-three years later / John Logan -- from Chinatown family / Lin Yutang -- Impressions of an Indian childhood / Gertrude Bonnin (Zitkala-Sa) -- The children of immigrants: growing up in America -- The children of the poor / Gwendolyn Brooks -- From the subway to the synagogue / Alfred Kazin -- The fractional man / Vance Bourjaily -- Reflections of an inarticulate childhood / Orlando Ortiz -- Out of the mouth of babes / Arturo Giovanitti -- Danny O'Neill was here / James T. Farrell -- The three swimmers and the educated grocer / William Saroyan -- Education: learning in America -- Theme for English B / Langston Hughes -- Education / Don L. Lee -- from The promised land / Mary Antin -- Mr. K*a*p*l*a*n and Shakespeare / Leonard Q. Ross -- from Making it / Norman Podhoretz -- P.S. 43 / Gregory Corso
  • Three American vices / Lin Yutang -- Religion : belief and disbelief -- from Black boy / Richard Wright -- A religious conversion, more or less / Eldridge Cleaver -- Why I choose to be a Jew / Arthur A. Cohen -- The synagogue / Karl Shapiro -- Debate with the rabbi / Howard Nemerov -- The soul of the Indian / Charles A. Eastman -- A nun no more / John Fante -- Yoneko's earthquake / Hisaye Yamamoto -- Identity: the badges of belonging -- A poem for black hearts / LeRoi Jones -- Black power / William Melvin Kelley -- Angel Levine / Bernard Malamud -- How much are we American?; To be a Jew in the twentieth century; The refugees; A turning wind / Muriel Rukeyser -- 22 miles... / Josue A. Gonzalez -- Now that the buffalo's gone / Buffy Sainte-Marie -- The return to the source /Jo Pagano -- from The American Irish / William Shannon -- Well, my father was an Armenian, yes / John V. Hagopian -- Prejudice: ethnic conflicts -- Speech to the court / Bartolomeo Vanzetti -- Incident / Countee Cullen -- Battle royal / Ralph Ellison -- The alarm clock / Mari Evans -- Negro and Jew: encounter in America / Leslie Fiedler -- Slant-eyed Americans / Toshio Mori -- The country that is my country; A brief history of any country; A brief history of the Philippines / Jose Garcia Villa -- Lines against a loved American poet after hearing an Irish one's nickname / John Logan -- Things in common / May Swenson -- from America is in the heart / Carlos Bulosan -- The well / N. Scott Momaday -- The community: faces in the crowd -- from Beyond the melting pot / Nathan Glazer and Daniel P. Moynihan -- Keep on pushing (Harlem riots/summer/1964) / David Henderson -- City of Harlem / LeRoi Jones -- Cruz moves to a housing project / Oscar Lewis -- The prisoner's bench; To a bench in Mulberry Park / Arturo Giovanitti -- Beyond delinquency; Writ on the steps of Puerto Rican Harlem / Gregory Corso -- Rhapsody / Frank O'Hara -- Pericles on 31st Street / Harry Mark Petrakis
  • From Flower drum song / Chin Y. Lee -- Into the mainstream and oblivion -- Into the mainstream and oblivion / Julian Mayfield -- from Their father's God / Ole Rolvaag -- Damián Sánchez, G.I. / Emilio Díaz Valcárcel -- This country was a lot better off when the Indians were running it / Vine Deloria Jr. -- The tenth Presidential paper -- minorities / Norman Mailer -- Promises / Oscar Handlin
Control code
150919
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 553 pages
Lccn
79142365
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)629348

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