Popular Culture


Politics and the Muse
Studies in the Politics of Recent American Literature
Edited by Adam J. Sorkin

Popular Press

These fourteen original essays on the politics of literature investigate aspects of our understanding of the political muse, with a focus on American writing since World War II. Essays include: "American Literature, Politics, and the Last Good War," "The Literary Art of the Hollywood Ten," "The Plight of the Left-Wing Screenwriter," and "Amiri Baraka and the Politics of Popular Culture."

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LC: 88-064054 PS
248 pp.  6 x 9
ISBN 978-0-87972-447-4
Cloth $39.95 t
ISBN 978-0-87972-448-1
Paper $17.95 t

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