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Conclusion

Mark Rawlinson

in British Writing of the Second World War

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198184560
eISBN:
9780191674303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198184560.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter presents some concluding thoughts from the author. It argues that the character of wartime writing was strongly determined by its relations to the discourses with which, in the broadest ... More


The Kingdom of Individuals: Safety and Security on the Tube in the Second World War

in Underground Writing: The London Tube from George Gissing to Virginia Woolf

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312236
eISBN:
9781846315978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315978.005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the treatment and depiction of the London Tube during World War 2. It explains that the Tube was used as a shelter for around four percent of London's population during this ... More


‘I am in no hurry to close the canon’: An Interview with Professor David G. Roskies

Paweł Wolski

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 30: Jewish Education in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764500
eISBN:
9781800343429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764500.003.0024
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter includes the interview of Paweł Wolski with Professor David G. Roskies, who wrote Holocaust Literature: A History and Guide, which presents an interesting vision of a Holocaust canon. It ... More


“What Is a Person Worth at Such a Time”: New England College Students, Sectionalism, and Secession

Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai

in Children and Youth during the Civil War Era

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814796078
eISBN:
9780814763391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814796078.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Drawing on the antebellum and wartime writings—including compositions, diaries, editorials, and letters—of more than twenty students from four New England schools (Amherst, Bowdoin, Dartmouth, and ... More


Flights of Fancy

Michael Jackson

in The Other Shore: Essays on Writers and Writing

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780520275249
eISBN:
9780520954823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275249.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Theory and Practice

After the fall of France, Saint-Exupéry was demobbed.Knowing he could never live in France while it remained occupied, he made his way to America, where he endured two and a half years of isolation ... More


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