By Michelle Tokarczyk
This e-book is without doubt one of the first collections on a missed box in American literature: that written through and in regards to the working-class. reading literature from the 1850s to the current, members use a large choice of serious techniques, increasing readers’ realizing of the severe lenses that may be utilized to working-class literature. Drawing upon theories of media reports, postcolonial experiences, cultural geography, and masculinity experiences, the essays ponder slave narratives, modern poetry and fiction, Depression-era newspaper performs, and ethnic American literature. Depicting the ways in which working-class writers render the lives, the quantity explores the query of what distinction category makes, and the way it intersects with gender, race, ethnicity, and geographical location.
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Critical Approaches to American Working-Class Literature (Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature) by Michelle Tokarczyk