The idea of the "Great American Novel" is the concept that one novel shows the
culture of the United States at a specific time in its history. It is presumably written
Jun 30, 2016 ... The Great American Novel: A book that most perfectly imagines the kaleidoscope
of our nation, its social fabric and its troubled conscience, ...
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Jan 9, 2017 ... On this date in 1868, novelist John William DeForest coined the now inescapable
term "the great American novel" in the title of an essay in The ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... ... in my piece, it's here. If you have a recommendation for the Great American
Novel not suggested by us, feel free to put it into the comments.
Sep 9, 2016 ... Hello, publishers. I guess we are still trying to write the Great American Novel, for
some reason. We already have “Moby-Dick,” and if that's not ...
Mar 7, 2013 ... Publisher's Weekly has asked readers to identify the Great American Novel. Fun!
While we have no beef with the books on their list, we did ...
Jan 13, 2015 ... This week, Cheryl Strayed and Adam Kirsch try to get to the bottom of our long-
running obsession with the Great American Novel. By Cheryl ...
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn In every generation writers joke about writing the "
great American novel." But Mark Twain really did. The Adventures of ...
But the Great American Novel—the picture of the ordinary emotions and manners
of American existence—the American "Newcomes" or "Miserables" will, we ...