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The Resource Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise

Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise

Label
Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture
Title
Urban underworlds
Title remainder
a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Heise
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heise, Thomas
Dewey number
810.9/355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.S63
LC item number
H45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
American Literatures Initiative
Series statement
American literatures initiative
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Social classes in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Group identity in literature
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature
Label
Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"American Literatures Initiative"--T.p. verso
Bar code
31223098549224
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview and an underview : uneven development and the social production of American underworlds -- Going down : narratives of slumming in the ethnic underworlds of lower New York, 1890s-1910s -- Degenerate sex and the city : the underworlds of New York and Paris in the work of Djuna Barnes and Claude McKay, 1910s-1930s -- The black underground : urban riots, the black underclass, and the work of Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison, 1940s-1950s -- Wasted dreams : John Rechy, Thomas Pynchon, and the underworlds of Los Angeles, 1960s -- White spaces and urban ruins : postmodern geographies in Don DeLillo's Underworld, 1950s-1990s
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780813547855
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010004657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 527702683
  • (OCoLC)527702683
Label
Urban underworlds : a geography of twentieth-century American literature and culture, Thomas Heise
Publication
Note
"American Literatures Initiative"--T.p. verso
Bar code
31223098549224
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview and an underview : uneven development and the social production of American underworlds -- Going down : narratives of slumming in the ethnic underworlds of lower New York, 1890s-1910s -- Degenerate sex and the city : the underworlds of New York and Paris in the work of Djuna Barnes and Claude McKay, 1910s-1930s -- The black underground : urban riots, the black underclass, and the work of Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison, 1940s-1950s -- Wasted dreams : John Rechy, Thomas Pynchon, and the underworlds of Los Angeles, 1960s -- White spaces and urban ruins : postmodern geographies in Don DeLillo's Underworld, 1950s-1990s
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780813547855
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010004657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 527702683
  • (OCoLC)527702683

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