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The rise of Chicago as a literary center from 1885 to 1920

a sociological essay in American culture.

by Hugh Dalziel Duncan

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Published by Bedminster Press in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago,
  • Chicago.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- In literature.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS285.C47 D84 1964
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 181 p.
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5908400M
      LC Control Number64008831
      OCLC/WorldCa2578243

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      IUCAT is Indiana University's online library catalog, which provides access to millions of items held by the IU Libraries statewide. Dedicated November 3, Partners: Empire State Center for the Book, New York Library Association. Louis Sullivan. Chicago Literary Scene, The Cliff Dwellers, Chicago, Ill. Established in by Hamlin Garland, author of Main-Travelled Roads () and Son of the Middle Border (), as a place for artists and enthusiasts to congregate.

      This dissertation examines interactions between U.S. writers of color and the predominantly white publishing industry at the turn of the twentieth century, considering how a selection of multi-ethnic authors—Charles W. Chesnutt, Finley Peter Dunne, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Edith Eaton/Sui Sin Far—adapted styles of literary regionalism, dialect writing, and racial caricature to simultaneously Author: Lucas Dietrich. For a book that has some great moments, it admittedly casts too wide of an umbrella (focusing in on the formative years from the 's's) and, with such a broad cast, becomes something of a collection of names in it's effort to show Chicago's place in-between the dominant coasts as a key contributer to American culture and identity/5.


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