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Chavkin, Allan Richard 1950-

Works: 13 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 4,501 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Radio programs 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PS3555.R42, 813.54
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Publications about Allan Richard Chavkin
Publications by Allan Richard Chavkin
Most widely held works by Allan Richard Chavkin
The Chippewa landscape of Louise Erdrich by Allan Richard Chavkin( Book )
10 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Conversations with Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris by Louise Erdrich( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
In this collection Erdrich and Dorris tell why they have chosen to write about many varying subjects and why they refuse to be imprisoned in a literary ghetto of writers whose only subjects are Native Americans
Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony : a casebook ( Book )
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Ceremony is one of the most widely taught Native American literature texts. This casebook includes theoretical approaches & information, especially on Native American beliefs, that will enhance the understanding & appreciation of this classic
Conversations with John Gardner by John Gardner( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
English romanticism and modern fiction : a collection of critical essays ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The essential premise of this book is that there is a continuity from the English romantic era to our own. To understand properly some important twentieth-century writers of fiction, one must understand their connection with romanticism. To avoid this connection is to risk simplification or distortion of view about some major contemporaries. Scholars have established in general terms that romanticism marked a watershed in the early nineteenth century and then continued in subsequent years to shape the sensibilities of some important modern writers, especially twentieth-century poets. Yet the explicit connection has been ignored, and the essayists in this collection seek to demonstrate the impact of romanticism on six twentieth-century fictionists. In his introduction, Allan Chavkin writes that "we are still suffering from a warped view of twentieth-century literature as a result of a lingering anti-romantic prejudice of T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, and the Imagists, who, in their zeal to revitalize a literature stagnating in late Victorian imitation-romanticism, caricatured romanticism as softminded ... This collection of essays will help correct this distorted view by showing the centrality of English romanticism to modern fiction."
Saul Bellow ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The secular imagination : the continuity of the secular romantic tradition of Wordsworth and Keats in Stevens, Faulkner, Roethke, and Bellow by Allan Richard Chavkin( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The antelope wife by Louise Erdrich ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Louise Erdrich returns in The Antelope Wife to the Ojibway people, whose lives, loves, and passions she has so masterfully chronicled in previous novels. In her fictional world, where myth is woven deeply into the fabric of everyday life, 'there is light as well as darkness ... and encountering it offers pain and exhilaration in equal measure' (The New York Times Book Review)"--Publisher description
Saul Bellow (Critical Insights) by Allan Richard Chavkin( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Saul Bellow ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
"No damn cat, and no damn cradle" : postmodern mythology and the construction of a Vonnegutian social theory by Zachary P Perdieu( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In Europe with Carlyle, De Quincey, and Samuel Rogers : five letters of James T. Fields to Edwin P. Whipple by James Thomas Fields( Article )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ceremony : a casebook by Leslie Marmon Silko( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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Chavkin Allan
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Chavkin, Allan Richard 1950-
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