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Princes, peasants, and other Polish selves : ethnicity in American literature

Verfasser/in: Thomas S Gladsky
Verlag: Amherst, Mass. : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1992.
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This book is a case study of the way in which ethnic identities are created and shaped by literature, focusing on the American image of the Pole from the 1830s to the present. Using a vast range of writings, some well known and others long neglected, Thomas S. Gladsky shows how the nineteenth-century view of the Pole as kindred spirit or "beau ideal" was supplanted by other literary models--anarchist, peasant,  Weiterlesen…
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Gladsky, Thomas S., 1939-
Princes, peasants, and other Polish selves.
Amherst, Mass. : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1992
(DLC) 91042671
(OCoLC)24912598
Medientyp: Amtliche Veröffentlichung, Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Internet-Ressource, Computer-Datei
Alle Autoren: Thomas S Gladsky
ISBN: 058518691X 9780585186917
OCLC-Nummer: 44960381
Fußnote zur Reproduktion Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Beschreibung: 1 online resource (ix, 313 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Inhalt: 1. Princes and patriots : nineteenth-century writers and the Polish beau ideal --
2. From deviancy to diversity and beyond : inventing the Polish literary self, 1880-1930 --
3. The immigrant on the land --
4. Proletariat and protester --
5. World War II and after : strangers and other neighbors --
6. Descent and dissent : major writers and turf warfare --
7. The gates of Heaven and the pains of Hell : Jewish American writers and memories of Poland --
8. Reconstructing ethnicity : the view from the inside --
9. Home as found --
10. Homeward bound.
Verfasserangabe: Thomas S. Gladsky.

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A case study of the way in which ethnic identities are created and shaped by literature, focusing on the American image of the Pole from the 1830s to the present. Using a range of writings, it shows  Weiterlesen…

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