ERIC Number: ED089268
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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Literary Lectures Presented at the Library of Congress.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
This book contains 37 out-of-print lectures on American, English, and world literature that have been presented at the Library of Congress over the past 30 years. Lectures by Thomas Mann, T. S. Eliot, R. P. Blackmur, Archibald Henderson, Irving Stone, John O'Hara, MacKinlay Kantor, John Crowe Ransom, Delmore Schwartz, John Hall Wheelock, Robert Hillyer, Pierre Emmanuel, Cleanth Brooks, Richard Wilbur, Leon Edel, Alain Bosquet, Hans Egon Holthusen, Erich Heller, Marc Slonim, Lin Yutang, Giose Rimanelli, Arturo Torres-Rioseco, Stephen Spender, Saul Bellow, Louis Untermeyer, Ralph Ellison, Karl Shapiro, and Reed Whittemore deal with such topics as "George Bernard Shaw: Man of the Century,""The biographical Novel,""The Historical Novel,""Latest Trends in French Prose,""Russian Soviet Literature Today,""Willa Cather," and "Recent American Fiction." (LL)
Descriptors: Authors, English Literature, Existentialism, French Literature, German Literature, Lecture Method, Literary Criticism, Literature, Literature Appreciation, Novels, Poetry, Poets, Realism, Russian Literature, Spanish Literature, Twentieth Century Literature, United States Literature, World Literature
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Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.