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Oct 272007
 
Book Review: Edmund Wilson — Prophet of the Blogosphere, Part 2

Edmund Wilson: A Life in Literature (Paperback) By Lewis M. Dabney. Johns Hopkins University Press, 672 pages, $25. Literary Essays and Reviews of the 1920s & 30s (Library of America #176) By Edmund Wilson. Edited by Lewis M. Dabney. 1026 [...]

Oct 202007
 
Book Review: Edmund Wilson — A Paleface of a Redskin, Part 1

Back in the ’30s, Philip Rahv memorably divided American fiction writers into redskins and palefaces — Mark Twain epitomized the wild men, Henry James the civilized — a chasm that today may be outmoded or politically indelicate. But Lewis M. [...]