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Published: 31 October 2021

256 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781949979664

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American Modern(ist) Epic

Novels to Refound a Nation

Adam Nemmers

Clemson University Press in association with Liverpool University Press

  • Introduces the genre of modernist epic novel
  • Explores the approach of prominent minority writers during the modernist era
  • Outlines longstanding and predominant American ideologies, as well as attempts to subvert them
  • Fresh scholarship on H. T. Tsiang, an overlooked yet noteworthy literary figure