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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
French, Warren G., 1922-
Twenties.
Deland, Fla. : Everett/Edwards, [1975]
(OCoLC)643682594
Named Person: John Steinbeck; T S Eliot; William Faulkner; John Dos Passos; Willa Cather; F Scott Fitzgerald; Sherwood Anderson; Theodore Dreiser; Gertrude Stein; Ernest Hemingway; Jean Toomer; Robert Frost; E E Cummings; William Carlos Williams; Robinson Jeffers; Eugene O'Neill; Edith Wharton; Sherwood Anderson; Willa Cather; E E Cummings; John Dos Passos; Theodore Dreiser; T S Eliot; William Faulkner; F Scott Fitzgerald; Robert Frost; Ernest Hemingway; Robinson Jeffers; Eugene O'Neill; Gertrude Stein; John Steinbeck; Jean Toomer; Edith Wharton; William Carlos Williams
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Warren G French
ISBN: 0912112050 9780912112053
OCLC Number: 1120978
Description: xvii, 532 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The age of Eliot: the twenties as waste land / Warren French --
Edith Wharton: the nostalgia for innocence / Eleanor Widmer --
An appointment with the future: Willa Cather / Bernice Slote --
Strange bedfellows: The waste land and An American tragedy / Carol Clancy Harter --
Sherwood Anderson and the lyric story / Eileen Baldeshwiler --
The baroque waste land of James Branch Cabell / Maurice Duke --
Baedekers, Babbittry, and Baudelaire / David G. Pugh --
Ring Lardner: not an escape, but a reflection / Jonas Spatz --
Fun at the incinerating plant: Lardner's wry waste land / Forrest L. Ingram --
Dos Passos in the twenties / A.S. Knowles, Jr. --
The death ship: B. Traven's cradle / Philip Melling --
The becoming of Gertrude Stein's The making of Americans / Kenneth Frieling --
Glenway Wescott's variations on the waste land image / Sy Kahn --
Fitzgerald's Gatsby: the world as ash heap / James E. Miller, Jr. --
Hemingway: the recoil from history / C.W.E. Bigsby --
Phlebas sails the Caribbean: Steinbeck, Hemingway, and the American waste land / Richard Astro --
Faulkner: the way out of the waste land / Gene W. Ruoff --
Sanctuary: Yoknapatawpha's waste land / James E. Miller, Jr. --
Meaning and myth in The sound and fury and The waste land / Lois Gordon --
Renaissance in the twenties / Blyden Jackson --
Jean Toomer's Cane: an issue of genre / Blyden Jackson --
How to read a canto / Max Halperen --
Robert Frost and The waste land / Guy Owen --
E.E. Cummings in the twenties / Bethany K. Dumas --
Eliot as enemy: William Carlos Williams and The waste land / Kenneth Johnson --
The bridge: emotional dynamics of an epic of consciousness / Donald Pease --
Robinson Jeffers' "Tamar" / Robert Demott --
"Archy jumps over the moon" / Dan Jaffe --
Expressionism: the waste land enacted / Jordan Miller --
The other O'Neill / Jordan Miller --
The waste land and the American breakdown / Kingsley Widmer.
Responsibility: edited by Warren French.

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