The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

Author: Steven R. Serafin

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 0826417779

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 1305

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More than ten years in the making, this comprehensive single-volume literary survey is for the student, scholar, and general reader. The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature represents a collaborative effort, involving 300 contributors from across the US and Canada. Composed of more than 1,100 signed biographical-critical entries, this Encyclopedia serves as both guide and companion to the study and appreciation of American literature. A special feature is the topical article, of which there are 70.
The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1305
Authors: Steven R. Serafin, Alfred Bendixen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

More than ten years in the making, this comprehensive single-volume literary survey is for the student, scholar, and general reader. The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature represents a collaborative effort, involving 300 contributors from across the US and Canada. Composed of more than 1,100 signed biographical-critical entries, this Encyclopedia serves
The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
Language: en
Pages: 863
Authors: Bernice E. Cullinan, Diane Goetz Person
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.
The Continuum Encyclopedia of Modern Criticism and Theory
Language: en
Pages: 882
Authors: Continuum (Firm)
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-04-10 - Publisher: Continuum

"The Continuum Encyclopedia of Modern Criticism and Theory offers the student of literary and cultural studies a comprehensive, single-volume guide to the history and development of criticism in the humanities as the twenty-first century opens. While emphasizing the theory and practice of literary and cultural criticism, it provides extensive coverage
Continuum Encyclopedia of Native Art
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Hope B. Werness
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

This lavishly produced voulume is the first reference work to focus on the symbols, meaning, and significance of art in native, or indigenous, cultures.
Immigration, Ethnicity, and Race, 1865-1915
Language: en
Pages: 86
Authors: Alfred Bendixen
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05 - Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

The first thematic series published for American literature, THE WADSWORTH THEMES IN AMERICAN LITERATURE SERIES is currently comprised of 21 themes spanning the time period normally covered in the two-semester American literature survey course--1492 to the present. Each carefully edited booklet centers on a core issue of the period with