"Recover the world that is buried under the debris of false description": The Influence of Romantic Poetry on Saul Bellow's Dean's December

Sánchez-Canales, Gustavo
January 2016
Partial Answers;Jan2016, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p141
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
A literary criticism of the book "The Dean's December" by Saul Bellow is presented. It shows the importance of the idea of redemption. It introduces its readers with two antagonistic worlds embodied in diametrically opposed cities. It mentions the spiritual regeneration of the humans that can be achieved via the power of imagination.


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