The Chicago Renaissance Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Butler, Robert. “Farrell's Ethnic Neighborhood and Wright's Urban Ghetto: Two Visions of Chicago's South Side.” MELUS 18, no. 1 (spring 1993): 103-11.

Comparative analysis of how Farrell and Wright represent the urban environment in their novels.

Cappetti, Carla. Writing Chicago: Modernism, Ethnography, and the Novel. New York, N.Y.: Columbia University Press, 1993, 274 p.

Collection of essays focusing on the literature and social theories that originated in Chicago, including an analysis of Nelson Algren's Never Come Morning.

Cook, William W. “The Black Arts Poets.” In The...

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