en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_literature

American literature is literature written or produced in the United States ...... In the postwar period, the art of the short story again flourished. Among its most respected practitioners was Flannery O'Connor, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Literature

Literature, most generically, is any body of written works. More restrictively, literature refers to writing considered to be an art form, ... Literature is classified according to whether it is fiction or non-fiction, and whether it is poetry or prose. It can be ...

www.theguardian.com/books/2017/dec/15/literary-fiction-in-crisis-as-sale-drop-dramatically-arts-council-england-reports

Dec 14, 2017 ... 'It's an unforgiving ecosystem for authors of literary fiction,' says Arts Council England's Sarah Crown. Photograph: Holger Burmeister/Alamy.

www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2017/dec/15/is-literary-fiction-in-trouble-readers-authors-arts-council-england

Dec 15, 2017 ... The Arts Council England report has set the internet ablaze – but are sales of literary fiction in decline because of snobbery, bad writing or ...

www.britannica.com/art/fiction-literature

Sep 27, 2018 ... Fiction: Fiction, literature created from the imagination, not presented as fact, though it may be based on a true story or situation. Types of ...

literary-arts.org/what-we-do/oba-home/book-awards/fiction

He was a finalist for the 1987 Oregon Book Award in Literary Nonfiction for Demon Box and the 1993 Oregon Book Award in Fiction for Sailor Song. The state of ...

www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/fiction-vs-literature

Feb 12, 2014 ... Krystal differentiates between “art” (literature) and “escapism” (fiction), whereas Grossman insists that differentiating at all is, for the most part, ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10286630802322386

Feb 17, 2009 ... It considers both 'essentialist' and 'institutional' perspectives, first on 'the arts' in toto and then on literature, fiction and the novel with the view of ...

www.arts.gov/grants-individuals/creative-writing-fellowships

The National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowships program offers $25,000 grants in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) and poetry to published ...