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Regionalism and the reading class

Author: Wendy Griswold
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008.
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Wendy Griswold draws on cases from Italy, Norway and the United States to show that fans of books form their own reading class with a distinctive demographic profile separate from the general public.
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Griswold, Wendy.
Regionalism and the reading class.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007026794
(OCoLC)154689772
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Griswold
ISBN: 9780226309262 0226309266 128195702X 9781281957023 9786611957025 6611957022
OCLC Number: 304699395
Language Note: In English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (213 pages) : illustrations, maps
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.
Contents: Place, regional culture, and literary regionalism --
The reading class --
Cowbirds in America --
Paradox in Italy --
State patronage in Norway and the U.S. --
Conclusion : the reading class and regionalism.
Responsibility: Wendy Griswold.
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Globalization and the Internet are smothering cultural regionalism, that sense of place that flourished in simpler times. These two villains are also prime suspects in the death of reading. Or so  Read more...

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