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ERIC Number: EJ559104
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-3557
American Epic: Then and Now.
Glazer, Nathan
Public Interest, n130 p3-20 Win 1998
Argues that the epic of America as frontier and vast land of freedom has been replaced by an epic that emphasizes racial and ethnic diversity in America, whether in an optimistic or pessimistic mood. The old epic was connected with an available frontier, but the new epic is city-centered in the stories of minorities. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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