American realism

American realism was a style in art, music and literature that depicted contemporary social realities and the lives and everyday activities of ordinary people.

Realism in American Literature - Washington State University

Jul 4, 2013 ... American literary realism: definitions, bibliography, links.

American Realism: 1865-1910 on American Realism.htm

American Realism: 1865-1910[1]. In most people's minds, the years following the Civil War symbolized a time of healing and rebuilding. For those engaged in ...

American Realism 336/american_realism.htm

American Realism began as a reaction to and a rejection of Romanticism, with its emphasis on emotion, imagination, and the individual. The movement began ...
The Realism 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 »
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Perspectives in American Literature - California State University ...

Romanticism, Realism and Naturalism - Loyola University Chicago

Aug 14, 2007 ... Realism 1861- 1914 (American Realism 1865-1890): An artistic movement begun in 19th century France. Artists and writers strove for detailed ...

Realism -

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 - Literature Periods & Movements - The Literature Network

On one level, Realism is precisely what it sounds like. .... A great friend of Mark Twain, and an eminent American realist in his own right, was the magazine editor  ...

The Literary Realism Movement: A Response to Romanticism ...

In this lesson, we will learn about Realism in American literature, how this new literary movement grew out of Romanticism, and what circumstances...

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