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World War I in the novels of John Dos Passos
John Dos Passos was one of a "war generation" of young novelists for whom World War I was a source of excitement and then disillusionment. The works of Hemingway, Cummings, and others illustrate this, but for Dos Passos ...
Joseph Conrad: point of view in the early Marlow fiction
The thesis is a study of point of view in the early fiction of Joseph Conrad. The movement toward the use of an identified narrator is traced through the fiction preceding the appearance of Marlow in "Youth." Conrad's first ...
The Hercules myth in Renaissance poetry and prose
The Hercules myth has had a long and distinguished literary history, to which this study will add another footnote. In these pages following we shall pursue the figure of Hercules from Greece to Rome to the Middle Ages and ...
Theme and form in the poetry of John Oldham
Most studies of Oldham have been limited to examination of specific historical influences on a given poem, or group of poems. The two essays by Weldon Williams, for example, while they are interesting for their demonstration ...