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American renaissance

F O. Mathiessen

American renaissance

art and expression in the age of Emerson and Whitman.

by F O. Mathiessen

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Published by OxfordUniversity Press in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20233372M

Sep 12,  · The following digital collection explores the wider, literary context for the canonical works of the American Renaissance. Matthiessen acknowledged that none of the works he discussed in his book were widely read at the time of their publication. American Renaissance Arktos Media AuthorHouse AutismOne The Barnes Review Black House Publishing Castle Hill Publishers Cosmotheist Church Counter-Currents Publishing The Creativity movement Duke Books IHR Liberty Bell Publications lucchese-gianetti-editori-llc.

The American Renaissance: Previous: Most reviewers, however, reacted scornfully to the book, deeming it “trashy, profane & obscene” for its sexual frankness. A sprawling portrait of America, encompassing every aspect of American life, from the steam-driven Brooklyn ferry to the use of ether in surgery, the volume opens not with the. American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman Ahab Ahab's allegory American analogy artist aware beauty become believed Billy Budd called century chapter character Coleridge conception contrast criticism death declared democratic divine Eliot Emerson England essay Ethan Brand evil experience expression eyes fact 3/5(1).

American Renaissance Also known as the New England Renaissance, the American Renaissance refers to a period of American literature from the s to the end of the Civil War. Native American Renaissance, a controversial term, is frequently used to describe the explosion of literature created after the 's by Native American writers of fiction. Momaday's House Made of Dawn, which won the Pulitzer Prize in , has been given the credit for inspiring the new generation of writers. The authors included in this movement.


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Sep 10,  · American Renaissance: Art And Expression In American renaissance book Age Of Emerson And Whitman [Francis Otto Matthiessen] on pacificwomensnetwork.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marksCited by: The American Renaissance period in American literature ran from about to around the Civil War. A central term in American studies, the American Renaissance was for a while considered synonymous with American Romanticism and was closely associated with Transcendentalism.

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The term American Renaissance, as applied to literature, was popularly established by the Harvard scholar F. Matthiessen in his book American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman.

American Renaissance, period from the s roughly until the end of the American Civil War in which American literature, in the wake of the Romantic movement, came of age as an expression of a national spirit. The literary scene of the period was dominated by a group of New England writers, the.

American literature - American literature - American Renaissance: The authors who began to come to prominence in the s and were active until about the end of the Civil War—the humorists, the classic New Englanders, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, and others—did their work in a new spirit, and their achievements were of a new sort.

In part this was because they were in some way. I had to read this for an "American Renaissance" class I was taking for school. It was interesting to read about the time period and the American authors that really forged the way for literature and poetry in America.

However, I would say it was a particularly exciting book to read/5. May 01,  · Above the American Renaissance takes David S.

Reynolds’s classic study Beneath the American Renaissance as a model and a provocation to consider how language and concepts broadly defined as spiritual are essential to understanding nineteenth-century American literary culture.

In the s, Reynolds’s scholarship and methodology enlivened investigations of religious culture, and. "Native American Renaissance is the most important discussion of contemporary American Indian poetry and fiction produced to date.

It offers intelligent and balanced insight into the contexts and work of a number of contemporary American Indian pacificwomensnetwork.com by: The Native American Renaissance is a term originally coined by critic Kenneth Lincoln in the book Native American Renaissance to categorise the significant increase in production of literary works by Native Americans in the United States in the late s and onwards.

Robert Lee and Alan Velie note that the book's title "quickly gained currency as a term to describe the efflorescence. Phillips goes on to explain that, in a way, the American Renaissance expands all the way to the present moment and that there are many ways the words of the s connects to the modern day.

American Renaissance Writers: The following is a list of American Renaissance writers, according to the book Writers of the American Renaissance. Dec 01,  · About the Book "Native American Renaissance is the most important discussion of contemporary American Indian poetry and fiction produced to date.

It offers intelligent and balanced insight into the contexts and work of a number of contemporary American Indian writers.

Its careful discussion provides dear and sometimes breathtaking illumination into this literature that is at once.

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Historically or culturally, the "American Renaissance" is the literary and cultural period from about to the s — or, the generation before the American Civil War (), when the USA grew nearly to its present size and began to deal with some of the unsolved issues remaining from the American Revolution.

In terms of literature or style, the American Renaissance is the " Romantic. Buy a cheap copy of American Renaissance: Art and book by F.O. Matthiessen. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed Free shipping over $/5(2).

Nov 27,  · An ambitious literary critique of the works produced during the American Renaissance of the midth century. Matthiessen analyzes and links together the works of five preeminent American writers: Emerson, Thoreau, Whitman, Hawthorne, and Melville.

This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's online version of the same pacificwomensnetwork.com:. As most famously defined by F. O. Matthiessen in his groundbreaking book, The American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman (), the term "American Renaissance" demarcates a period of tremendous literary activity between the s and s that marked the cultivation, for the first time, of a distinctively American literature."Native American Renaissance is the most important discussion of contemporary American Indian poetry and fiction produced to date.

It offers intelligent and balanced insight into the contexts and work of a number of contemporary American Indian writers. Its careful discussion provides dear and sometimes breathtaking illumination into this literature that is at once tribal and modern, western.The volume includes a new foreword by historian Sean Wilentz that reveals the book’s impact and influence.

A magisterial work of criticism and cultural history, Beneath the American Renaissance will fascinate anyone interested in the genesis of America’s most significant literary epoch and the iconic figures who defined it.