Vegetative/Meditative States and Other Lessons from Plants in Early Modern Literature and Culture (Seminar ... yet it is vital that we turn our attention to the world around us. American nature ...
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June marks the 220th birthday of Pushkin, father of modern Russian literature and genius of early 19th-century Romantic poetry ... acknowledge Pushkin as their Shakespeare. We should, too. American ...
In it, she insisted the idea that “traditional, canonical American literature is free of ... By the late 1980s and early ’90s, her efforts had made her a key figure in the culture wars of that era. A ...
In regard to older cultural forms, such as literature and cuisine, America’s impact has been less profound. That has also been the case with fashion, though American style has been finding more ...
"The university and its influence on the media have fostered a celebrity culture that puts the emotional before the rational.
2013-12-14T20:01:16-05:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/eb1/20131214200434003_hd.jpgMiami University professor Andrew Cayton talked about the literature of the early American republic ... Professor ...
In “African American Literature and Pop Culture,” Babb weaves those topics together for ... As for movies, in one class session focusing on early black authors who used their writings to change racial ...
The Bedford Anthology of American Literature includes excerpts from three writers focused ... the issue of equality for blacks in America indeed was in the late 19th to the early 20th century. One ...
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CINCINNATI — A Native American author whose writings have highlighted his indigenous culture is this year's winner of a lifetime achievement award celebrating literature's power ... ancestors and ...
What I love about early American literature is that it can seem incredibly historically distant at first but that historical distance illuminates aspects of our contemporary culture that we may ...