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American realism and regionalism

1860-1915

by Roger Lathbury

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Published by Facts On File in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Realism in literature,
  • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Regionalism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRoger Lathbury.
    SeriesBackgrounds to American literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS217.R4 L38 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3405304M
    ISBN 100816056692
    LC Control Number2005020828

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    In American literature, the term "realism" encompasses the period of time from the Civil War to the turn of the century during which William Dean Howells, Rebecca Harding Davis, Henry James, Mark Twain, and others wrote fiction devoted to accurate representation and an . Realism and Regionalism: covers American literature from the second half of the 19th century up to the start of World War I. Informative study .

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Informative study guides provide necessary background information on this time period, suggest helpful areas of research, and list the best secondary sources. American literary regionalism or local color is a style or genre of writing in the United States that gained popularity in the mid to late 19th century into the early 20th century.

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The women are dressed in their country clothes and the landscape is rough and a little ugly. Even the cows are scraggly looking. The rich lady is handing some money to the poor girl while the others look on. So the American literatures that written in this period are highly influenced by those historical events.

Mark Twain’s writings, Huck Finn and “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” and many tales of rural North Central Florida that written by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings are the good examples of Regionalism and Local Color.

American Regionalism can be broken down into three separate movements. The first reached its peak in the s and s; The second in the s and s (Jeffersonian romanticism — depression incited a need for ‘rootedness’) Back-to-the-land stories of the s; Realism.

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The literary marketplace grew rapidly, allowing authorship to become a far more accessible career option than it had been, especially for African Americans, Native Americans.

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Literary realism is part of the realist art movement beginning with mid-nineteenth-century French literature (), and Russian literature (Alexander Pushkin) and extending to the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Literary realism attempts to represent familiar things as they are. Realist authors chose to depict everyday and banal activities and experiences, instead of using a.Realism differed from Romanticism and included real life, dialects, and freedom themes (Skiba ).

France explored Realism before America, but Realism originated in America with ideas of science, frontier, cities, and war (Babusci ). Regionalism and Realism impacted American writers to .Realism and Regionalism: covers American literature from the second half of the 19th century up to the start of World War I.

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