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Analysis of Sherwood Anderson’s Death in the Woods

First published in American Mercury in 1926 and later in Sherwood Anderson’s collection Death in the Woods in 1933, “Death in the Woods” is his most frequently anthologized story, and Anderson considered it his best. Readers find it bleak, because… Read More ›

American Literature

American Literature 84 Lectures on American Literature by Dr. Arnold Weinstein, the Edna and Richard Salomon Distinguished Professor at Brown University. These lectures are from The Great Courses  Explain the roles of self-reliance and the “self-made man” in the evolution of American… Read More ›