Does Winter Dreams represent regionalism, naturalism, or realism and why?

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"Winter Dreams" fits most into the movement of Realism, but there are aspects of the story that are arguably Regionalistic. It is difficult to make the argument for Naturalism, because Dexter is able to transcend the force that works against him, social class, and become wealthy, successful and socially prominent despite humble roots.

The story has some Regonalistic elements, but Dexter does not remain in the Midwestern locales of...

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