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Dos Passos and the revolting playwrights

George A. Knox

Dos Passos and the revolting playwrights

by George A. Knox

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 -- Knowledge -- Performing arts.,
  • New Playwrights Theatre.,
  • Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George A. Knox, Herbert M. Stahl.
    ContributionsStahl, Herbert M., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2295.N4 K6 1976b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230, xi p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4895059M
    ISBN 100848214110
    LC Control Number76028477
    OCLC/WorldCa2388366

      75 years ago this month, Harcourt Brace reissued John Dos Passos’s three previous books under the name the U.S.A. Trilogy in a calculated bid to . The Best Times by JOHN DOS PASSOS and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    THREE SOLDIERS By John Dos Passos Boston: Sentry Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, From the original pages. Comments by Bob Corbett January Many years ago I read the three volumes of John Dos Passos’s set, The USA Trilogy. I remember thinking they were major works of significance, and that Dos Passos was a great writer.   Three Soldiers Three Soldiers emerged from Dos Passos’s post-World War I travels through Italy, Portugal, and hed in , it was not the writer’s first novel, but it refined an artistic process he had begun during his ambulance service, a process that yielded his first novel, One Man’s Initiation, in Both this novel and Three Soldiers were drawn from sketchbooks of.

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Dos Passos and "the revolting playwrights". Upsala, Lundequistska bokhandeln; Copenhagen, Munksgaard [] (OCoLC) Named Person: John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: George A Knox; Herbert M Stahl.

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Find more information about: ISBN: X The U.S.A. trilogy is a series of three novels by American writer John Dos Passos, comprising the novels The 42nd Parallel (), and The Big Money ().The books were first published together in a volume titled U.S.A.

by Harcourt Brace in January The trilogy employs an experimental technique, incorporating four narrative modes, fictional narratives telling the life stories of twelve Author: John Dos Passos.

John Dos Passos has 91 books on Goodreads with ratings. John Dos Passos’s most popular book is The 42nd Parallel (U.S.A., #1). By John Dos Passos Boston: A MARINER BOOK, Houghton Mifflin Co., From the original ISBN: pages. Comments by Bob Corbett June This is volume two of John Dos Passos’ trilogy, U.S.A.

It follows the same pattern that one finds in the first volume. The Dos Passos narrative method cross breeds novelist and chronicler to enhance both fiction and nonfiction, a hybridization worthy of Luther Burbank. While the concerns of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and Faulkner characters are largely private, those of Dos Passos characters are often public: social, political, economical, ethical, moral/5(32).

Dos Passos was more or less contemporary with F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Manhattan Transfer is, like the Great Gatsby, a book about New York and the American Dream. I far preferred Manhattan Transfer - I don't "get" Gatsby, and it is a mystery to me why it is so highly thought of/5(60).

The Dos Passos Review General Call for Submissions We are looking for writing that demonstrates characteristics found in the work of John Dos Passos, such as an intense and original exploration of specifically American themes; an innovative quality; and a range of literary forms, especially in the genres of fiction and creative non-fiction.

The Big Money is a very interesting and compelling novel that I'm glad to have read. It's actually the third book in the "USA Trilogy" following American culture through the first 3 decades of the 20th century (each novel covering one decade).

The Big Money takes us through the s.4/5. John Dos Passos, in full John Roderigo Dos Passos, (born Jan.

14,Chicago, Ill., U.S.—died Sept. 28,Baltimore, Md.), American writer, one of the major novelists of the post-World War I “lost generation,” whose reputation as a social historian and as a radical critic of the quality of American life rests primarily on his trilogy U.S.A.

Three Soldiers by John Dos Passos. Three Soldiers () was written by an author who was in the midst of the blood and guts of war. Dos Passos used bold realism to describe his experiences as an ambulance driver and in the Army Medical Corps during World War I.

H.L. Mencken wrote about the book: "It changed the whole tone of American opinion about the war; it even changed the recollection. The bottom line is this: if you liked The 42nd Parallel: Volume One of the U.S.A.

Trilogy, you will like __. I liked both books. They are structurally similar, with Dos Passos weaving a tapestry of American life in the early part of the last century, with news and biography and longer stories of individual characters representing many parts of the socio-political milieu in the covered period/5(5).

Looking for books by John Dos Passos. See all books authored by John Dos Passos, including The 42nd Parallel, and Manhattan Transfer, and more on U.S.A., trilogy by John Dos Passos, comprising The 42nd Parallel (), covering the period from up to World War I; (), dealing with the war and the critical year of the Treaty of Versailles; and The Big Money (), which moves from the boom of the s to the bust of the s.

Dos Passos reinforced the histories of his fictional characters with interpolated montages of. sos and the theatre, yet his dry albeit informative book, Dos Passos and "The Revolting Playwrights" (Uppsala, Sweden: Uppsala Univ. Press, ), should not be taken as a final word. One might also look at Michael Hamilton Palmer's "The Dramatic, Literary, and Historical Significance of John Dos Passos' Three Plays and Their.

John Dos Passos. Author (Jan — Sep) SUBJECT OF BOOKS. Allen Belkind. Dos Passos and "The Revolting Playwrights". Uppsala, Sweden: A. Lundequistska Bokhandeln. Steven Koch. The Breaking Point: Hemingway, Dos Passos and the Murder of Jose Robles.

Counterpoint Press. With his U.S.A. trilogy, comprising THE 42nd PARALLEL,and THE BIG MONEY, John Dos Passos is said by many to have written the great American novel. While Fitzgerald and Hemingway were cultivating what Edmund Wilson once called their "own little corners," John Dos Passos was taking on the world/5(10).

L'\An Premier du Siecle by Passos, John Dos and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at John Dos Passos was born in Chicago on Janu His father was John Randolph Dos Passos; many people get confused when making Internet searches for the son, who is the more famous author by far.

The elder Dos Passos was married when the younger John Dos Passos was born out of n: The Ground We Stand On, This non-fiction effort is the first of several inquiries into American colonial and early national thought—with a focus on Jeffersonian democracy.

Disillusioned by European political authoritarianism—under the guises of socialism, communism, and fascism—Dos Passos finds comfort and wisdom in the American. In his day John Dos Passos' name was spoken in the same critical voice as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Some of his reputation arose from this book, It is the follow-up work to The Forty-Second Parallel and traces several characters.’s during and after the war.

One of the most important of these writers was John Dos Passos. Dos Passos was a creative novelist where in his writing he analyzed his love/hate relationship with the traditions of American life and consistently questioned the American dream (Wagner-Martin).

His full name was John Roderigo Dos Passos.With his U.S.A. trilogy, comprising THE 42nd PARALLEL,and THE BIG MONEY, John Dos Passos is said by many to have written the great American novel.

While Fitzgerald and Hemingway were cultivating what Edmund Wilson once called their "own little corners," John Dos Passos was taking on the world. Counted as one of the best novels of the twentieth century by the Modern Library and by some /5(8).