The Modern Writer

The Modern Writer

The Modern Writer

The Modern Writer

Excerpt

BYSHERWOOD ANDERSON

AFTER ALL it is not very strange that we in America have been along time coming to the beginning of something like a national literature. Nations are not made in a short time and we Americans have been trying to make rather a large nation. In a compact small country in which for hundreds of years the same people have lived, slowly building up traditions, telling old tales, singing old songs, the story teller or the poet has something in . . .

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.