Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - American Working-Class Literature by Nicholas Coles

American Working-Class Literature is an edited collection containing over 300 pieces of literature by, about, and in the interests of the working class in America. Organized in a broadly historical fashion, with texts and grouped around key historical and cultural developments in working-class life, this volume records the literature of the working classes from the early laborers of the 1600 up until the present. Though diverse genres including fiction, poetry, letter, and song, this unique volume demonstrates the diverse voices of America's working-class population but also their potential solidarity across the many differences of identity and location. Introductions for each of the seven sections and brief essays preceding each selection provide information about the author's life and writing, and accounts of the contexts - historical, artistic, political - in which that text was produced.

Buy American Working-Class Literature by Nicholas Coles from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780195144567
ISBN-10: 0195144562
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 166mm x 31mm)
Pages: 960
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2006
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - American Working-Class Literature by Nicholas Coles

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about American Working-Class Literature book by Nicholas Coles and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Nicholas Coles

History of American Working-Class Literature by Nicholas Coles
Hardback, March 2017