Our technical department undertook to update the site. Promise by the end of the summer a lot of interesting things. In the meantime, not everything works...
Sorry for the inconvenience

Literature

The United States has an exceptionally rich literary history despite its relative youth among the nations of the world. Its basic institutions – its system of government, its constitutional protection of the freedom of speech, its tradition of public education, its extensive networks of newspapers and magazines – all encourage a population of readers and writers. The writers depicted on the following pages are ones you are likely, the ones who occupy central positions in American literature and history.
For the most part, they are writers who examined and analyzed American society in their works, who considered the nation as a whole in addition to their more personal concerns.

Arthur Miller
Booker T. Washington
Edgar Allan Poe
Frederick Douglass
John Updike
Kate Chopin
Langston Hughes
Theodore Dreiser
Toni Morrison

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Comments

Write your comment

Calendar

   12 3 4
567 8 91011
12 13 14 15161718
19 202122232425
262728293031