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The Resource A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley

A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley

Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism
Title
A man's game
Title remainder
masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism
Statement of responsibility
John Dudley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how concepts of masculinity shaped the aesthetic foundations of literary naturalism. A Man's Game explores the development of American literary naturalism as it relates to definitions of manhood in many of the movement's key texts and the aesthetic goals of writers such as Stephen Crane, Jack London, Frank Norris, Edith Wharton, Charles Chestnutt, and James Weldon Johnson. John Dudley argues that in the climate of the late 19th century, when these authors were penning their major works, literary endeavors were widely viewed as frivolous, the work of ladies for ladies, who comprise
Member of
Cataloging source
CUZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dudley, John
Dewey number
813/.50912
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N29
LC item number
D83 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in American literary realism and naturalism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Naturalism in literature
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African American men
  • African American men in literature
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Aesthetics, American
  • Men in literature
  • Roman américain
  • Naturalisme dans la littérature
  • Roman américain
  • Écrits d'hommes américains
  • Roman américain
  • Hommes noirs américains
  • Hommes noirs américains dans la littérature
  • Masculinité dans la littérature
  • Esthétique américaine
  • Hommes dans la littérature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Aesthetics, American
  • African American men in literature
  • African American men
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Men in literature
  • Naturalism in literature
Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Tulane University, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside and outside the ring : the establishment of a masculinist aesthetic sensibility -- "Subtle brotherhood" in Stephen Crane's tales of adventure : alienation, anxiety, and the rites of manhood -- "Beauty unmans me" : diminished manhood and the leisure class in Norris and Wharton -- "A man only in form" : the roots of naturalism in African American literature
Control code
320324076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320324076
Label
A man's game : masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism, John Dudley
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Tulane University, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside and outside the ring : the establishment of a masculinist aesthetic sensibility -- "Subtle brotherhood" in Stephen Crane's tales of adventure : alienation, anxiety, and the rites of manhood -- "Beauty unmans me" : diminished manhood and the leisure class in Norris and Wharton -- "A man only in form" : the roots of naturalism in African American literature
Control code
320324076
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320324076

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