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The Resource Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise

Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise

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Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture
Title
Urban underworlds
Title remainder
a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Heise
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1971-
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Heise, Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
American literatures initiative
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  • American literature
  • Social classes in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Group identity in literature
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature
Label
Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction. An overview and an underview: Uneven development and the social production of American underworlds -- Going down: Narratives of slumming in the ethnic underworlds of lower New York, 1890s-1910s -- Degenerate "Sex and the City": The underworlds of New York and Paris in the work of Djuna Barnes and Claude McKay, 1910s-1930s -- The black underground: Urban riots, the black underclass, and the work of Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison, 1940s-1950s -- Wasted dreams: John Rechy, Thomas Pynchon, and the underworlds of Los Angeles, 1960s -- White spaces and urban ruins: Postmodern geographies in Don DeLillo's underworld, 1950s-1990s
Control code
ebr10534357
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785783127
Label
Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction. An overview and an underview: Uneven development and the social production of American underworlds -- Going down: Narratives of slumming in the ethnic underworlds of lower New York, 1890s-1910s -- Degenerate "Sex and the City": The underworlds of New York and Paris in the work of Djuna Barnes and Claude McKay, 1910s-1930s -- The black underground: Urban riots, the black underclass, and the work of Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison, 1940s-1950s -- Wasted dreams: John Rechy, Thomas Pynchon, and the underworlds of Los Angeles, 1960s -- White spaces and urban ruins: Postmodern geographies in Don DeLillo's underworld, 1950s-1990s
Control code
ebr10534357
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785783127

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