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ENG 252: Major American Authors

Course Instructor: Dixie Lee Larson
Librarian: Cindy Levine

Literary Criticism

MLA Bibliography
Index to journal articles, books, and dissertations in the area of literary criticism, literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. This index is produced by the Modern Language Association of America, and goes back to 1963.

Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
Contains excerpts from literary criticism for nineteenth century authors. Reflects criticism written during different time periods.
D.H. Hill Ref. PN761 .N56

Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800
Contains excerpts from literary criticism for authors who wrote between 1400 and 1800. Reflects criticism written during different time periods.
D.H. Hill Ref. PN86 .L53 1984

Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism
Contains excerpts from literary criticism for authors who wrote during the first half of the twentiety century. Reflects criticism written during different time periods.
D.H. Hill Ref. PN86 .L53 1984

Contemporary Literary Criticism
Contains excerpts from literary criticism for authors who wrote starting in the second half of the twentiety century. Reflects criticism written during different time periods.
D.H. Hill Ref. PN86 .L53 1984

Poetry Criticism
Contains excerpts from poetry criticism, supplemented by biographical information.
PN1010 .P58

Short Story Criticism
Contains excerpts from short story, supplemented by biographical information.
D.H. Hill Ref. PN3373 .S386 .

Eight American Authors: A Review of Research and Criticism
Covers Poe, Emerson, Hawthorne, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Twain, and James.
D.H. Hill Ref. PS201 .E4 1971

Sixteen Modern American Authors: A Survey of Research and Criticism
Covers S. Anderson, Cather, H. Crane, Dreiser, Eliot, Faulkner, Fitzgerald, Frost, Hemingway, E. O'Neill, Pound, E.A. Robinson, Steinbeck, W. Stevens, W.C. Williams, and T. Wolfe.
D. H. Hill Ref. PS221 .F45 1974


Articles in History Journals

America: History and Life
Use this database to search for scholary articles in American history journals.


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