Books in category Literary Criticism – American

  • Tales Speeches Essays and Sketches

    Tales, Speeches, Essays, and Sketches
    Mark Twain

    From the comic wit that sparkles in maxims from 'Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar,' to the parodic perfection of 'An Awful – Terrible Medieval Romance,' to the satirical delights of The Innocents Abroad and Roughing It; from the warm nostalgia …

  • Suffering Childhood in Early America

    Suffering Childhood in Early America
    Anna Mae Duane

    Drawing on a wide range of early American writing, she explores how the figure of a suffering child accrued political weight as the work of infantilization connected the child to Native Americans, slaves, and women.

  • The Decline and Fall of the Lettered City

    The Decline and Fall of the Lettered City
    Jean FRANCO, Jean Franco

  • Subversive Voices

    Subversive Voices
    Evelyn Jaffe Schreiber

    In Subversive Voices, Evelyn Jaffe Schreiber investigates the intersection of identity and culture as manifested in the novels of William Faulkner and Toni Morrison.

  • Toni Morrison s Fiction

    Toni Morrison’s Fiction
    David L. Middleton

    This collection of essays and reviews represents the most significant and comprehensive writing on Shakespeare's A Comedy of Errors.

  • The Goodly Word

    The Goodly Word
    Ellwood Johnson

    Now available in paperback, The Goodly Word is an indispensable reference for any student of American literature. "This book is like a complicated set of keys that abundantly repays the effort by opening many locks.

  • Black Writers Abroad

    Black Writers Abroad
    Robert Coles

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Turning South Again

    Turning South Again
    Houston A. Baker

    This is the most revealing study of "Up From Slavery" that I've ever seen and the most personal and self-revealing piece of writing that Baker has ever published.

  • New Essays on Invisible Man

    New Essays on Invisible Man
    Robert G. O’Meally

    A collection of essays on Ralph Ellison's novel, Invisible Man.

  • Traslaci√ n agresi√ n y trasgresi√ n

    Traslación, agresión y trasgresión
    Juan José Calvo García de Leonardo

    Lo hace tomando tres extractos de cada una de cuatro novelas norteamericanas del siglo XX, y catalogando y analizando, desde la traductolog√≠a, sus primeras versiones al espa√Īol.

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