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Twentieth-century French literature

Author: Germaine Brée; Pierre Olivier Walzer
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Germaine Brée; Pierre Olivier Walzer
ISBN: 0226071952 9780226071954
OCLC Number: 8763158
Language Note: Translation of: Le XXe siècle. II : 1920-1970.
Notes: Translation of: Le XXe siècle. Volume 2 / Pierre-Olivier Walzer, Germaine Brée.
Description: viii, 390 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface to the English edition --
Introduction --
Part One: The background: historical, political, social --
1. The political climate, 1920-36 --
2. A nation disunited, 1936-52 --
3. A new country? 1952-70 --
Part Two: The social climate --
Introduction --
4. Old quarrels and new alliances, 1920-36 --
5. Social mutation, 1936-70 --
6. Literary life --
Part Three: Intellectual trends --
Introduction --
7. Opening to the outside world --
8. From avante-garde to technology: the media --
9. Trends in thought --
10. Metaphysics, mythology, and humanism --
11. Literary criticism --
Part Four: The literary space --
12. A change in topography --
13. The novel: a form with no frontiers --
14. Poetry --
15. The theater --
Part Five: The literary personalities of a half-century in transition --
Introduction --
16. The twenties: Jean Cocteau and André Breton --
17. The thirties: André Malraux and Céline --
18. The forties: Simone de Beauvoir and Albert Camus --
19. 1950-70: Marguerite Duras and Claude Simon --
An inconclusive conclusion --
Dictionary of authors --
French journals and reviews published between 1920 and 1970.
Other Titles: 20th-century French literature.
Responsibility: Germaine Brée ; translated by Louise Guiney.

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