Prophets of recognition : ideology and the individual in novels by Ralph Ellison, Toni Morrison, Saul Bellow, and Eudora Welty

by Eichelberger, Julia, 1959-

Format: Print Book 1999
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PS374.S714 E35 1999
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
Call Number  PS374.S714 E35 1999
This comparative analysis looks at Ralph Ellinson's Invisible Man, Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye, Saul Bellow's Sieze the Day, and Eudora Welty's The Optimist's Daughter, and argues that they share a common conception of the individual's relationship to American society.
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Series Southern literary studies.
Subjects Welty, Eudora, -- 1909-2001. -- Optimist's daughter.
Ellison, Ralph. -- Invisible man.
Bellow, Saul. -- Seize the day.
Morrison, Toni. -- Bluest eye.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Social psychology and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Social psychology in literature.
Publisher Baton Rouge :Louisiana State University Press,1999
Language English
Description xii, 192 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-187) and index.
ISBN 0807123587 (alk. paper)
0807125288 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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