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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_American_Novel

The idea of the "Great American Novel" is the concept of a novel of high literary merit which ... Theoretically, such a work would be the greatest American book on American culture which could ever be written. Thus, the "Great American Novel" ...

www.michigandaily.com/section/arts/killing-great-american-novel

Nov 20, 2015 ... No one will ever write the Great American Novel, but not because it's a ... but also because the novels that survive getting run over by time's ...

www.thedailybeast.com/ce-morgan-light-in-august-is-faulkners-great-american-novel

Aug 16, 2012 ... In recent decades, the Great American Novel has come under attack. ..... In this present social reality, can the Great American Novel survive?

www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/features/books-special-can-intelligent-literature-survive-in-the-digital-age-926545.html

Sep 13, 2008 ... And she is reading the hardback version of Ms Jones's novel. .... It dawned on Birkerts that a whole generation of young American readers were ..... it's great that now everyone can put their work out there rather than letting it ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/kevin-hayes/great-american-novel_b_1345052.html

Mar 15, 2012 ... To write The Great American Novel: such has been the goal of American authors for over a century. In recent years, the phrase has been ...

www.salon.com/2012/11/08/is_the_great_american_novel_still_relevant

Nov 8, 2012 ... The idea that someone born into poverty could work his way up into a ... In its most basic form, the Great American Novel is the chronicle of a ...

www.vanityfair.com/culture/2011/11/moby-dick-201111

Moby-Dick isn't simply the greatest American novel, writes a best-selling ... survival manual in times of crisis, a challenge to the Ahabs of every century, and an ... I soon found myself in the worst position an adolescent male can ever know:  ...

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/04/21/go-giants

Apr 21, 2014 ... A new survey of the Great American Novel. ... You could also add “Citizen Kane” to the list of old-style heroes with new-style narrators, ... and no more meant to survive that kind of historical test than any other American myth.

www.fastcompany.com/3053486/this-literary-us-map-reveals-where-great-american-novels-are-set-stat

This Literary U.S. Map Reveals Where Great American Novels Are Set, State By ..... depend for our survival; so we can adopt regenerative agricultural solutions ...

www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctt6wpqcv

The dream of the Great American Novel (GAN) was born a century and a half ago , ... for debating whether the GAN does or might exist, which books come closest. .... Like Ishmael,Moby-Dickhad to survive the shipwreck of its authorʹs fall from ...