Popular Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


McQuade, Donald and Robert Atwan, eds. Popular Writing in America: The Interaction of Style and Audience. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974, 647 p.

Includes selections from popular advertising copy, newspaper journalism, magazine articles, best sellers, and classics of fiction and nonfiction.

Secondary Sources

Austin, James C. and Donald A. Koch, eds. Popular Literature in America: A Symposium in Honor of Lyon N. Richardson. Bowling Green, Oh.: Bowling Green University Popular Press, 1972, 205 p.

Sets out to correct cultural assumptions about popular literature by presenting "a kind of...

(The entire section is 828 words.)