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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Aug 14, 2007 ... Realism 1861- 1914 (American Realism 1865-1890): An artistic movement
begun in 19th century France. Artists and writers strove for detailed ...
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: ...
Realism and Naturalism. (American Civil War -- the last decade of the 19th
century). I. Realism. 1. background. The Civil War (1861-1865). Fast growing of
Feb 26, 2013 ... This brief overview of realism in American literature explains the basic
characteristics of the movement, touches on its roots in photography and ...
For over forty years, American Literary Realism has brought readers critical
essays on American literature from the late nineteenth and early twentieth
The American Realism cultural movement began to catch on after the American
Civil War and was a reaction to, and rejection of, Romanticism. Driven by the ...