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Faulkner's Other Collaboration, New Orleans, 1924 and 1925

Judith L. Sensibar

in Faulkner and Love: The Women Who Shaped His Art

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300115031
eISBN:
9780300142433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300115031.003.0028
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter examines the other collaborators in William Faulkner's writing career. It explains that aside from Estelle Oldham, Faulkner also collaborated with Sherwood and Elizabeth Anderson who ... More


Ohio Departures: George as Progressive Youth in Sherwood Anderson’s Winesburg, Ohio

John James and Tom Ue

in Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479894147
eISBN:
9781479804078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479894147.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the attitudes displayed and the choices made by George Willard, the protagonist in Sherwood Anderson's 1919 book Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small Town Life, as a ... More


The Village Revolt

Jason Stacy

in Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043833
eISBN:
9780252052736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043833.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter 6 traces Carl Van Doren’s claim in 1921 that Spoon River Anthology founded a literary “Revolt from the Village.” Van Doren argued that Midwestern authors inspired by Masters, such as Sherwood ... More


Sex in the Age of Fordism: The Standardization of Sexual Objects

Benjamin Kahan

in The Book of Minor Perverts: Sexology, Etiology, and the Emergences of Sexuality

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226607818
eISBN:
9780226608006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226608006.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter explores industrialization as an etiology of sexuality, charting how the compartmentalization of sexuality develops around sexual object choice. Taking a hint from scholars like John ... More


/ Holding On to the Sentimental in Winesburg, Ohio

Ritzenberg Aaron

in The Sentimental Touch: The Language of Feeling in the Age of Managerialism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780823245529
eISBN:
9780823252558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245529.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Chapter 3 examines Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio (1919), a text that was written when managerial capitalism was in full emergence, and when the literary influence of the American sentimental ... More


The Double Dealers in Bohemian New Orleans

Joanna Levin

in Bohemian South: Creating Countercultures, from Poe to Punk

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469631677
eISBN:
9781469631691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631677.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter chronicles New Orleans as the first Southern city widely associated with bohemianism, where the Creole heritage and the French Quarter provided one of the likeliest stand-ins for the ... More


Visual Economies of Queer Desire in The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

Chris Coffman

in Gertrude Stein's Transmasculinity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474438094
eISBN:
9781474449694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474438094.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter uses The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas to frame and advance this book’s central argument about Stein’s masculine homosocial relationships with her colleagues. Tracking the dynamics of ... More


The Artful and Crafty Ones of the French Quarter: Male Homosexuality and Faulkner’s Early Prose Writings

Gary Richards

in Faulkner's Sexualities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604735604
eISBN:
9781621033318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604735604.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter examines the pervasiveness of male homosexuality in William Faulkner’s early prose writings. It suggests that Faulkner’s anxiety about “cultural conflations of male artistry and male ... More


THE GREAT GOD MENCKEN

Marion Elizabeth Rodgers

in Mencken: The American Iconoclast

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195072389
eISBN:
9780199787982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072389.003.0029
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

In 1926, Mencken was at the zenith of his popularity. Walter Lippmann called him “the most powerful personal influence on this whole generation of educated people”. This chapter analyzes Mencken's ... More


The Sentimental Touch: The Language of Feeling in the Age of Managerialism

Aaron Ritzenberg

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780823245529
eISBN:
9780823252558
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245529.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

The Sentimental Touch investigates emotion in American literature during a period in which American culture became more and more impersonal. Between 1850 and 1940, with the rise of managerial ... More


Locating the Short Story Cycle

Jennifer J. Smith

in The American Short Story Cycle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474423939
eISBN:
9781474444941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423939.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter corrects the long-held assumption that the form began with modernist blockbusters and instead suggests that modernist writers revised a vibrant regionalist tradition to their own uses. ... More


The Persistence of Place

Jennifer J. Smith

in The American Short Story Cycle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474423939
eISBN:
9781474444941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423939.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Building on correspondence, essays, and public statements, the second chapter examines the ongoing significance of place to contemporary cycles. Although Winesburg, Ohio did not originate the genre, ... More


Modernism and Māoritanga: Rereading the Cultural Politics of Modernist Appropriation in the bone people

Philip Steer

in Modernism, Postcolonialism, and Globalism: Anglophone Literature, 1950 to the Present

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780199980963
eISBN:
9780190910846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199980963.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

In its reading of the bone people, this chapter reexamines Keri Hulme’s controversial borrowings from literary modernism in light of her claims to represent a postcolonial identity derived from Māori ... More


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