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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2008) 54 (2): 129–165.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Jeff Solomon Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 m Capote and the Trillings: Homophobia and Literary Culture at Midcentury Jeff Solomon I n a reminiscence published in George Plimpton’s oral history of Tru­ man Capote, Diana Trilling recounts her and her husband Lionel’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2008) 54 (2): vi–viii.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Bruce Robbins Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 Twentieth-Century Literature’s Andrew J. Kappel Prize in Literary Criticism, 2008 The winner of this year’s prize is Jeff Solomon’s “Capote and the Trill­ ings: Homophobia and Literary Culture at Midcentury.”The judge is Bruce Robbins...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 277–285.
Published: 01 June 2010
... middle-class United States as a wasteland of conformity” (6). She builds her emphasis on uniformity atop a reading of Truman Capote’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s, from which she also derives her book’s title. Capote’s narrator describes Holly Golightly as a “real phony” (qtd. in Cheever 14), the sort...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 June 2010
... consisting of works by James Baldwin, John Updike, Bernard Malamud, Flannery O’Connor, Philip Roth, Truman Capote, Eudora Welty, Mary McCarthy, Ann Petry, Shirley Jackson, Grace Metalious, and Harper Lee (whose To Kill a Mockingbird is the “white liberal novel par excellence” [323]) as well as...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 328–340.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and fold-ins, while John Ashbery and Allen Ginsberg both published long poems produced by collaging found materials, Ashbery in “The Skaters,” Ginsberg in Witchita Vortex Sutra, composed orally and recorded on a tape machine bought for him by Dylan. Truman Capote launched the hybrid fact...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2015) 61 (4): 484–510.
Published: 01 December 2015
... universe that contests more familiar ways of thinking about evidence, causality, and power. One might test these hypotheses by delving further into D’Agata’s draft, or into the work of nonfiction writers where, as has happened so often and so famously (Truman Capote, James Elroy, Erik Larson, Charles...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2002) 48 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 June 2002
... approbation—mature, vital, healthy, life- enhancing, adult” (“View” 134). Wilson identified himself with Firbank, who, for all his playfulness, was a Roman Catholic convert; and along­ side Truman Capote and the Sitwell siblings, Wilson and Firbank were accused of immaturity: John McCormick wrote that...