American realism was a style in art, music and literature that depicted
contemporary social realities and the lives and everyday activities of ordinary
Sep 7, 2015 ... American literary realism: definitions, bibliography, links.
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American Realism: 1865-1910. In most people's minds, the years following the
Civil War symbolized a time of healing and rebuilding. For those engaged in ...
American Realism began as a reaction to and a rejection of Romanticism, with its
emphasis on emotion, imagination, and the individual. The movement began ...
Period (1865-1900) incorporates a difficult time in American
history, with the Civil War, industrialization, Reconstruction, urbanization, and more. In American
literature, famous writers like Charles W. Chesnutt, Stephen Crane, Henry James, Mark Twain, and ... More »
Aug 14, 2007 ... Realism 1861- 1914 (American Realism 1865-1890): An artistic movement
begun in 19th century France. Artists and writers strove for detailed ...
In this lesson, we will learn about Realism in American literature, how this new
literary movement grew out of Romanticism, and what circumstances...
Like Romanticism, Realism is both a recurring style in American literature and the
name for a particular period of literature in the late 1800s-early 1900s when ...
Realism coincided with Victorianism, yet was a distinct collection of aesthetic .... A
great friend of Mark Twain, and an eminent American realist in his own right, ...
May 15, 2007 ... The U.S. Civil War (1861-1865), a watershed in American history, also prompted
a more realist vision among the great novelists of this period: ...