Literary Prizes Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

Samuel Beckett
Molloy (novel) 1951
En Attendant Godot [Waiting for Godot] (drama) 1952

Pearl Buck
The Good Earth (novel) 1931

Ivan Bunin
The Village (novel) 1910
The Well of Days (novel) 1933

Albert Camus
L'Etranger [The Stranger] (novel) 1942
La Peste [The Plague] (novel) 1947

T. S. Eliot
The Waste Land (poem) 1922

Ernest Hemingway
The Sun Also Rises (novel) 1926
A Farewell to Arms (novel) 1929

Hermann Hesse
Siddartha [Siddartha] (novel) 1922
Der Steppenwolf [Steppenwolf] (novel) 1927

Juan Ramón Jiménez
Platero y yo (poetry) 1914

Rudyard Kipling
Captains Courageous (novel) 1897
Kim (novel) 1901

Selma Lagerlöf
Jerusalem [Jerusalem] (novel) 1901-02

Sinclair Lewis
Arrowsmith (novel) 1925

Thomas Mann
Buddenbrooks [Buddenbrooks] (novel) 1901
Der Tod in Venedig [Death in Venice] (novella) 1912

Gabriel García Márquez
Cien años de soledad [One Hundred Years of Solitude] (novel) 1967

Arthur Miller
Death of a Salesman (drama) 1949

Gabriela Mistral
Sonetos de muerte (poetry) 1914

Eugene O'Neill
Anna Christie (drama) 1921
Long Day's Journey into Night (drama) 1956

Luigi Pirandello
Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore [Six Characters in Search of an Author] (drama) 1921

Jean-Paul Sartre
Huis-clos [No Exit] (drama) 1944

George Bernard Shaw
Mrs. Warren's Profession (drama) 1902
Man and Superman (drama) 1905

Henryk Sienkiewicz
Bez dogmatu [Without Dogma] (novel) 1891
Quo Vadis? [Quo Vadis?] (novel) 1896

John Steinbeck
Of Mice and Men (novel) 1937
The Grapes of Wrath (novel) 1939

Thornton Wilder
Our Town (drama) 1938
The Skin of Our Teeth (drama) 1942

Tennessee Williams
A Streetcar Named Desire (drama) 1947
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (drama) 1955

William Butler Yeats
The Wild Swans at Coole (poetry) 1917
The Tower (poetry) 1928