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9780874136869

American Literary Dimensions: Poems and Essays in Honor of Melvin J. Friedman

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  • ISBN13:

    9780874136869

  • ISBN10:

    0874136865

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1999-11-01
  • Publisher: Univ of Delaware Pr

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Table of Contents

Prefaces: Recollections
A Letter to Melvin
11(4)
Ben Siegel
Melvin Friedman, Dead
15(2)
Ihab Hassan
A Student Remembers
17(4)
Sidney Krome
Introduction
21(10)
Jay L. Halio
Ben Siegel
Part I: Poems
``Tents''
31(1)
Jim Chapson
``Visiting Spring Hill Cemetery''
32(1)
Peter J. Whalen
``Villanelle''
33(1)
James Ragan
``A Visit to the Balzac Museum''
34(5)
James Liddy
Part II: Essays in American Literature
Anzia Yezierska's Unwritten Novel
39(26)
Blanche Gelfant
``Torches of Fury'': The Correspondence of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
65(16)
Jackson R. Bryer
Hemingway's ``A Clean, Well-Lighted Place'': Some Notes on American Influences
81(10)
Richard Allan Davison
Hemingway's In Our Time and the Unknown Genre: The Short Story Cycle
91(8)
James Nagel
The Aesthetics of Survival: Tillie Olsen's Yonnondio
99(13)
John B. Vickery
Delmore Schwartz's Primal Screen
112(6)
Irving Malin
Tenants, Tenets, and Tensions: Bernard Malamud's Blacks and Jews
118(10)
Steven G. Kellman
Arthur Miller's Broken Jews
128(8)
Jay L. Halio
A Disrupting Darkness Before His Eyes: The Racial Subject in Saul Bellow's Henderson the Rain King
136(9)
Gloria L. Cronin
Looking Back, Looking Forward: Saul Bellow's It All Adds Up
145(10)
Ben Siegel
Jewish Autobiographies and the Counter-Example of Philip Roth
155(13)
Mark Krupnick
The Tragicomic in Philip Roth's Sabbath's Theater
168(15)
Elaine Safer
Part III: Essays on Sports
Real Heroes, Sports Heroes, and American Culture
183(13)
Daniel Walden
A Forgotten Baseball Classic: Owen Johnson's The Humming Bird
196(6)
Samuel I. Bellman
Diamonds in the Rough: Three Tales of a Ballclub's Death
202(15)
Jerome Klinkowitz
Notes on Contributors 217(4)
Index 221

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