Why Is English Literature?
Language and Letters for the Twenty-First Century
||Bonfiglio, Thomas Paul|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan Limited|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $75.00|
| Book Description: |
Why is English synonymous with literature in the United States? Bonfiglio contextualizes the rising hegemony of English within the anti-labor, anti-immigration, xenophobic, mercantile, militarist, and technocratic ideologies that arose in the US in the first half of twentieth century.