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Author Arthur, Jason, 1976-
Title Violet America [electronic resource] : regional cosmopolitanism in U.S. fiction since the Great Depression / by Jason Arthur.
Publication Info. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2013]
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: regional cosmopolitanism -- Specific soil: James agee and the poverty of documentary work -- Pavement: Jack Kerouac and the delocalization of America -- The chinatown and the city: Maxine Hong Kingston and the relocalization of San Francisco -- The deflowering of New England: Russell Banks and the wages of cosmopolitanism -- Violet America: Jonathan Franzen and the unity of discord.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Regionalism in literature.
Cosmopolitanism in literature.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781609381479 1609381475 (DLC) 2012038179
ISBN 1609381483 (electronic bk.)
9781609381486 (electronic bk.)
9781609381479 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1609381475 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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