Sep 7, 2015 ... Broadly defined as "the faithful representation of reality" or "verisimilitude,"
realism is a literary technique practiced by many schools of writing.
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The realism of the 1880s featured the works of Twain, Howells and James among
other writers. American Realists concentrated their writing on select groups or ...
American Realism began as a reaction to and a rejection of Romanticism, with its
emphasis on emotion, imagination, and ... Major Writers Representative Works.
May 15, 2007 ... Twain's style, based on vigorous, realistic, colloquial American speech, gave
American writers a new appreciation of their national voice.
Like Romanticism, Realism is both a recurring style in American literature and the
name for a .... Major authors & texts of American and European Realism.
Aug 14, 2007 ... Realism 1861- 1914 (American Realism 1865-1890): An artistic movement
begun in 19th century France. Artists and writers strove for detailed ...
(American Civil War -- the last decade of the 19th century) ... It is the realistic
writing that probes deeply into the complexities of characters' thoughts and ...
In this lesson, we will learn about Realism in American literature, how this new ...
Realism is just as it sounds - it was a style and type of writing that emerged ...