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Fictionalizing Children, Children’s Fiction

Caroline Levander

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 6: The American Novel 1879-1940

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195385342
eISBN:
9780190252779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195385342.003.0019
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter explores the emergence of children's fiction as a genre of American literature in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In particular, it looks at novels that feature ... More


Native Son and Diasporic Modernity

Mikko Tuhkanen

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 6: The American Novel 1879-1940

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195385342
eISBN:
9780190252779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195385342.003.0032
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter examines Richard Wright's novel Native Son (1940) and its relation to the intellectual tradition of theorizing Western modernity. More specifically, it considers Native Son's ... More


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