American Writers in Paris Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

Sherwood Anderson
Dark Laughter (novel) 1925

Djuna Barnes
Nightwood (novel) 1936

Kay Boyle
Year before Last (novel) 1932

Malcolm Cowley
Exile's Return (memoir) 1934
Think Back on Us. … A Contemporary Chronicle of the 1930s (memoir) 1967

Hart Crane
The Bridge (poetry) 1930

Caresse Crosby
Crosses of Gold: A Book of Verse (poetry) 1925
Poems for Harry Crosby (poetry) 1931

Harry Crosby
Sonnets for Caresse (poetry) 1925
Chariot of the Sun (poetry) 1928
Shadows of the Sun (poetry) 1928
Transit of Venus (poetry) 1928
Collected Poems (poetry) 1931

e. e. cummings
The Enormous Room (novel) 1922

John Dos Passos
Three Soldiers (novel) 1922
1919 (novel) 1932
The Best Times (memoir) 1966

F. Scott Fitzgerald
Tender Is the Night (novel) 1934

Ernest Hemingway
Three Stories and Ten Poems (short stories and poetry) 1923
In Our Time (novel) 1924
The Sun Also Rises (novel) 1926
The Torrents of Spring (novel) 1926
A Moveable Feast (memoir) 1964

Sinclair Lewis
Dodsworth (novel) 1929

Mina Loy
Lunar Baedecker (poetry) 1923

Archibald MacLeish
New Found Land: Fourteen Poems (poetry) 1930

Robert McAlmon
A Hasty Bunch (short stories) 1922
Post-Adolescence (short stories) 1923
Distinguished Air: Grim Fairy Tales (short stories) 1925
The Portrait of a Generation (poetry) 1926
North America: Continent of Conjecture (poetry) 1929
Indefinite Huntress, and Other Stories (short stories) 1932

Claude McKay
A Long Way from Home (autobiography) 1937
Selected Poems (poetry) 1953

Henry Miller
Tropic of Cancer (novel) 1934
Black Spring (novel) 1936
Tropic of Capricorn (novel) 1938
Henry Miller's Letters to Anaïs Nin (letters) 1965

Anaïs Nin
D. H. Lawrence: An Unprofessional Study (criticism) 1932
House of Incest (novel) 1936
The Diary of Anaïs Nin: 1931-1934 (diary) 1966
The Diary of Anaïs Nin: 1934-1939 (diary) 1967

Elliot Paul
The Last Time I Saw Paris (nonfiction) 1942

Ezra Pound
A Draft of XVI Cantos (poetry) 1925
A Draft of XXX Cantos (poetry) 1930
Imaginary Letters (prose) 1930

Burton Rascoe
Before I Forget (nonfiction) 1937
We Were Interrupted (nonfiction) 1947

Elmer Rice
The Left Bank (drama) 1931

Gertrude Stein
The Making of Americans (novel) 1905
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (memoir) 1933
Paris France (essay) 1940

Alice B. Toklas
What Is Remembered (memoir) 1963
Staying on Alone: Letters of Alice B. Toklas (letters) 1974

William Carlos Williams
The Great American Novel (novel) 1923
Spring and All (poetry and prose) 1923

Edith Wharton
A Son at the Front (novel) 1923
The Gods Arrive (novel) 1932

Thomas Wolfe
Of Time and the River (novel) 1936
The Web and the Rock (novel) 1939