Twentieth-century Southern Literature

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University Press of Kentucky, Jan 1, 1997 - Literary Collections - 280 pages
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Contents

The Making of a Southern Literature
11
Poetry and Politics at Vanderbilt 192040
38
The New Emphasis on Craftsmanship
61
Two Major Novelists
74
Southern Playwrights
87
A Renaissance in Full Swing
103
Southern Regionalism Comes of Age
117
Women Extend Fictions Range
137
Postwar Development and Diversification
167
Postwar Poetry
176
Mainstream Fiction
196
The New Major Writers
208
Three Key Figures
226
Robert Penn Warren
248
Bibliographical Note
261
Index
271

The New Black Writers
155

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Page 26 - The Time of Man (1926). My Heart and My Flesh (1927). Jingling in the Wind (1928). The Great Meadow (1930). A Buried Treasure (1931).
Page 15 - The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come ( 1903 ) and The Trail of the Lonesome Pine ( 1908 ) , made little contribution to the knowledge of their region, but they were immensely popular.
Page 18 - I had resolved that I would write of the South, not sentimentally, as a conquered province, but dispassionately, as a part of the larger world.
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