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Contemporary American authors

Frederick B. Millett

Contemporary American authors

a critical survey and 219 bio-bibliographies.

by Frederick B. Millett

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by George G. Harrap andCo. Ltd. in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL21027970M

Contemporary Poets Nobel Prize Poets Total Poets: This page is dedicated to the Contemporary American Poets and Poems. The poets listed below were either born in America or else published much of their poetry while living in that country. The Poems and Quotes on this site are the property of their respective authors. All information 22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading But you'd still want to read Als if he rewrote the phone book — his prose is that beautiful and complex, pulling us through precise

  Authors. Warren Adler, novelist and short story writer, known for The War of the Roses,; Mary Antin, memoirist, author of The Promised Land; Molly Antopol, short story writer, National Book Award nominee ; Jacob M. Appel, novelist (The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up) and short story writer (Einstein's Beach House); Max Apple, novelist and short story writer Published in , James Joyce’s semiautobiographical tale of his alter ego, Stephen Dedalus, is a coming-of-age story like no other. A bold, innovative experiment with both language and structure, the work has exerted a lasting influence on the contemporary novel; Alfred Kazin commented that “Joyce dissolved mechanism in literature as effectively as Einstein destroyed it in physics.”

Authors, add your book to the promotion! Switch to new interface Categories All Works Fiction. Adventure A young female African American jazz singer is on a first weekend-alone date with a male Caucasian American piano player. The fog rolls in. Fiction» African American fiction» Contemporary :// Children Book authors and avid readers contributed their favorite children’s Books to a list of the, “Top Recommended African-American Children’s Books.”


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