Politics and Literature Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

Chinua Achebe

A Man of the People (novel) 1966

José María Arguedas

Todas las sangres (novel) 1964

Samuel Beckett

Molloy (novel) 1951

Malone meurt [Malone Dies] (novel) 1951

L'innomable [The Unnamable] (novels) 1953

Jorge Luis Borges

Ficciones (short stories) 1944

El Aleph (short stories) 1949

El hacedor [Dreamtigers] (poetry and prose) 1960

Robert Coover

The Public Burning (novel) 1977

Julio Cortázar

Hopscotch (novel) 1966

Libro de Manuel (novel) 1973

Thomas Dixon, Jr.

The Leopard's Spots (novel) 1902

The Clansman (novel) 1905

E. L. Doctorow

The Book of Daniel (novel) 1971

John Dos Passos

U.S.A. (novel) 1936

Feodor Dostoyevsky

The Possessed (novel) 1871

George Eliot

Middlemarch (novel) 1871-72

Ralph Ellison

Invisible Man (novel) 1952

Nuruddin Farah

A Naked Needle (novel) 1976

Sweet and Sour Milk (novel) 1979

Hyppolyte-Jean Giraudoux

La Folle de Chaillot [The Madwoman of Chaillot] (drama) 1946

Ellen Glasgow

One Man in His Time (novel) 1922

Nadine Gordimer

"Is There Somewhere Else Where We Can Meet?" (short story) 1953

'The Smell of Death and Flowers" (short story) 1956

"A Soldier's Embrace" (short story) 1980

Peter Handke

They Are Dying Out (drama) 1973

Joseph Heller

Catch-22 (novel) 1961

André Malraux

L'Espoir (novel) 1938

Les Conquérants (novel) 1949

Gabriel García Márquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude (novel) 1967

V. S. Naipaul

The Mimic Men (novel) 1967

In a Free State (novel) 1978

A Bend in the River (novel) 1979

Guerillas (novel) 1980

George Orwell

Animal Farm (novel) 1945 1984 (novel) 1949

Boris Pasternak

Doctor Zhivago (novel) 1958

Ezra Pound

Cantos (poetry) 1925-60

Guide to Kulchur (nonfiction) 1968

Jefferson and/or Mussolini: L'Idea Statale As I Have Found It (nonfiction) 1970

Juan Rulfo

Pedro Páramo (novel) 1955

Salman Rushdie

Satanic Verses (novel) 1988

Bernard Shaw

Man and Superman: A Comedy and a Philosophy (drama) 1909

The Apple Cart (drama) 1928

On the Rocks (drama) 1934

John Steinbeck

The Grapes of Wrath (novel) 1939

Hunter S. Thompson

Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72 (non-fiction) 1973

Robert Penn Warren

All the King's Men (novel) 1946

Tom Wicker

The Kingpin (novel) 1953

Robert Wilder

Flamingo Road (novel) 1942