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Title Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio / edited by Precious McKenzie.
Imprint Leiden : Brill/Rodopi, 2016.

Series Dialogue, 1574-9630 ; volume 20.
Dialogue (Brill Rodopi (Firm)) ; volume 20. 1574-9630.
Subject Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Alt Name McKenzie, Precious, 1975-
Description 1 online resource.
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Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Precious McKenzie -- Small town to city and back again : the re-figuring and loss of the American dream in Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio / Josephene Kealey -- Winesburg, elsewhere : George Willard and the literary formalization of obsession in small-town America and abroad / Daniel Davis Wood -- Failed adventures and imagined communities in Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio / David T. Humphries -- Speaking of manhood in Winesburg, Ohio / William M. Etter -- Sherwood Anderson's legacy to contemporary American writing / Rachel Luria -- Sherwood Anderson and the contemporary short-story cycle / Jennifer J. Smith -- Publishing Sherwood Anderson's "group of tales" : the textual presentations of the Winesburg stories and the modernist legacy of Winesburg, Ohio / Matthew James Vechinski -- "Crude and broken forms" in America : avant-garde and modernist affinities in Winesburg, Ohio / Stamatina Dimakopoulou.
Summary Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio, revisits a classic, twentieth-century American text. Scholars from around the world share their intrepretations and shed new light on Anderson's contribution to Modernism and his legacy to later writers. They look closely at gender relations, masculinity, place, the nature of community, and the elusive American Dream.
ISBN 9789004311015 (electronic bk.)
9004311017 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 973367660

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