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INADVERTENT EPIC

Leslie fiedler

INADVERTENT EPIC

by Leslie fiedler

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Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Touchstone Books

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7646717M
    ISBN 100671253719
    ISBN 109780671253714

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Fiedler, once more in a recanting and revisionist frame of mind--but distressingly Procrustean too. The thesis behind these five short essays (originally Canadian radio talks) is that an ""inadvertent epic"" has been produced in America, stretching from Uncle Tom's Cabin to Roots and TV soap operas, a ""countertradition dominated by women and domestic values,"" by ""death, sexual purity, and Author: Leslie A.

Fiedler. The inadvertent epic: from Uncle Tom's cabin to Roots In this book he argued that American writing has been shaped by an inability to portray mature sexual relationships and by an underlying fear of death. Fiedler admonished critics, teachers, and readers of literature to connect text and context-to consider a poem, for example, as the sum.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Touchstone book." "The Inadvertent Epic is based on a five-part radio broadcast of the Massey lectures "--Title page verso. The Paperback of the The Inadvertent Epic: From Uncle Tom's Cabin to Roots by Leslie A. Fiedler at Barnes & Noble.

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