Download e-book for iPad: 9/11: Topics in Contemporary North American Literature by Catherine Morley

By Catherine Morley

ISBN-10: 1472569687

ISBN-13: 9781472569684

ISBN-10: 1472569709

ISBN-13: 9781472569707

The terrorist assaults at the dual towers of the area alternate heart on September eleventh, 2001 have had a profound influence on modern American literature and tradition. With chapters written by means of top students, 9/11: themes in modern North American Literature is a wide-ranging advisor to literary responses to the assaults and its aftermath. The booklet covers the main generally studied texts, from Don DeLillo's Falling guy, Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud and tremendously Close and Jonathan Franzen's Freedom to responses in modern American poetry and photo narratives resembling paintings Spiegelman's In the Shadow of No Towers.

Including annotated publications to additional studying, this is often a vital advisor for college students and readers of up to date American literature.

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