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Creating Faulkner's reputation : the politics of modern literary criticism / Lawrence H. Schwartz.

Author/Creator:
Schwartz, Lawrence H., 1947-
Publication:
Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, ©1988.
Format/Description:
Book
286 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History.
Criticism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Canon (Literature)
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.
Canon (Literature)
Criticism
United States
Literatuurkritiek.
Canon.
Amerikaans.
Faulkner, William.
Rezeption.
USA.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Contents:
1. Faulkner's image : from prewar nihilist to postwar moralist
2. The commerce of culture : publishing Faulkner in the 1940s
3. The origins of a new literary consensus : the new critics and the New York intellectuals
4. The retreat from radicalism and literary naturalism : Malcolm Cowley's discovery of Faulkner
5. Forging a postwar aesthetic : the Rockefeller foundation and the new literary consensus
6. The triumph of the new literary consensus : literary elitism and liberal anti-communism
7. Faulkner's postwar reputation : the cultural politics of a new aesthetics.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-265) and index.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1988
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Schwartz, Lawrence H., 1947- Creating Faulkner's reputation.
ISBN:
0870495658 (alk. paper) :
9780870495656 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
16805361
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