TITLE

American scholars today

AUTHOR(S)
Trachtenberg, Alan
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
Massachusetts Review;Winter91, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p627
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
States that the past two decades have witnessed important new scholarship and criticism in the literature and culture of African-Americans, women, native Americans, immigrants, workers--the whole array of minority cultures quite callously neglected during the phase when American literature consolidated itself as a field centered on masterpieces. New literary scholarship; Important questions about canons came into being; How certain texts get named masterpieces.
ACCESSION #
9204203079

 

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