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Dismembering the American dream : the life and fiction of Richard Yates

Author: Kate Charlton-Jones
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University Alabama Press, 2014.
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"Dismembering the American Dream offers a detailed study of the novels and stories of Richard Yates, fiction which examined mid-twentieth century middle-class American life. Since his death in Alabama in 1992, the work of American writer Richard Yates has enjoyed a renaissance, culminating in director Sam Mendes's adaption of the novel Revolutionary Road starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet. Dismembering the
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Charlton-Jones, Kate, 1959-
Dismembering the American dream
(DLC) 2014002564
(OCoLC)881385698
Named Person: Richard Yates; Richard Yates; Richard Yates
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Charlton-Jones
ISBN: 9780817387488 081738748X
OCLC Number: 884725866
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Kate Charlton-Jones ; foreword by DeWitt Henry ; afterword by Monica Yates.

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