Edgar Allan Poe. Willa Cather. Henry David Thoreau. Mark Twain. The checklist of vital American writers is going on and on. those voices performed an important function in shaping the scope of yank literature, and the USA itself. yet too frequently, textbooks decrease this storied heritage to dry textual content that might placed even a tenured professor to sleep.
American Lit 101 is a fascinating and complete advisor in the course of the significant avid gamers in American literature. From colonialism to postmodernism and each literary move in among, this primer is choked with countless numbers of enjoyable tidbits and ideas, besides easy-to-understand causes on why each one author's paintings used to be very important then and nonetheless suitable now. So even if you are looking for a refresher path on key American literature or are looking to know about it for the 1st time, American Lit 101 has the entire answers--even those you did not recognize you have been having a look for.
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