Postwar American Literature. A Coursebook


Academic Paper, 2023

305 Pages


Abstract or Introduction

This coursebook focuses on postwar American literature. The paper begins with the first chapter "From brief references to more extended discussion of identity coordinates applied to literary constructions of identity: some illustrations". The second point deals with "Rewriting the American Culturescape. Kurt Vonnegut". The next chapters are "Constructing a Poetic Self: Plath's Identity Transformations", "Traumatic Memory and Artistic Representation in Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five and Heller's Catch", "Truman Capote's Voices and Rooms and His Idiosyncratic Expressions of Diversity" and "Rednecks Gone Wild: Ecodefense and Edward Abbey’s Monkeywrenching". The final chapter deals with "Terror, MonkeyWrenching and (Counter)Netwar: Reading Edward Abbey in the Age of Pure War".

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Title
Postwar American Literature. A Coursebook
Author
Year
2023
Pages
305
Catalog Number
V1423552
ISBN (eBook)
9783346979315
ISBN (Book)
9783346979322
Language
English
Keywords
American Studies, Identity, Postwar American Literature, Sylvia Plath, Kurt Vonnegut, JD Salinger, Edward Abbey
Quote paper
Florian Vlad (Author), 2023, Postwar American Literature. A Coursebook, Munich, GRIN Verlag, https://www.grin.com/document/1423552

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