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Swedish acceptance of American literature.

Carl L. Anderson

Swedish acceptance of American literature.

by Carl L. Anderson

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Stockholm .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination157p.,23cm
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18772168M

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Sinclair Lewis did not, of course, fight a lone battle in gaining Swedish acceptance of his books. He shared the benefits of a sharp rise of general interest in American literature, itself a result of the sudden displacement in popular favor of Germany, for many years the predominant foreign influence upon Swedish tastes and institutions, by the new world power in the west.

The Swedish animus against American literature --Swedish criticism before the reception of Jack London and Upton Sinclair --Swedish criticism The reception of Sinclair Lewis --Swedish criticism the reception of Lewis's contemporaries --The award of the Nobel Prize to Sinclair Lewis --Bibliography and appendices.

The Swedish Acceptance of American Literature is a study of this radical shift in opinion as it occurred in Sweden. It first examines the sources of the conventional prejudices against American Literature in vogue at the end of World War I.

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Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Anderson, Carl L. Swedish acceptance of American literature. Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press [] (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Carl L Anderson.

The Swedish Animus Against American Literature --CHAPTER 2. Swedish Criticism Before The Reception of Jack London and Upton Sinclair --CHAPTER 3. Swedish Criticism The Reception of Sinclair Lewis --CHAPTER 4.

Swedish Criticism The Reception of Lewis's Contemporaries --CHAPTER 5. Book. The Swedish Acceptance of American Literature Details Author(s): Carl L. Anderson Edition: Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press eISBN. Swedish literature refers to literature written in the Swedish language or by writers from Sweden.

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