New England Beyond Criticism

In Defense of America's First Literature
Product Number: EB00405221
Released: Jun 11, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118854556
Publisher: Wiley
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Description

Timely and beautifully written, New England Beyond Criticism provides a passionate defense of the importance of the literature of New England to the American literary canon, and its impact on the development of spirituality, community, and culture in America. -An exploration and defense of the prominence of New England's literary tradition within the canon of American literature -Traces the impact of the literature of New England on the development of spirituality, community, and culture in America -Includes in-depth studies of work from authors and poets such as William Bradford, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Henry David Thoreau, Susan Howe, and Marilynne Robinson -Examines the place and impression of New England literature in the nation's intellectual history and the lives of its readers

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Author(s): Elisa New
Original Publish Date: Mar 18, 2014

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