Skip to Content
University of Oregon

Posts under tag: 19th Century American Literary Studies

April 23, 2012

Emerson and Thoreau: Figures of Friendship

Editors:  John Lysaker & William Rossi
Emerson and Thoreau: Figures of Friendship, edited by John Lysaker and William Rossi, explores the theme of friendship and how the two men conceived of friendship as the creation of shared meaning in light of personal differences, tragedy and loss, and changing life circumstances.

Mark Twain and the Art of the Tall Tale

Author:  Henry B. Wonham

Henry B. Wonham’s Mark Twain and the Art of the Tall Tale, published by Oxford University Press, explores Twain’s literary adaptation of a traditional storytelling technique.

Tales of Henry James

Author:  Henry B. Wonham

Henry B. Wonham and Christof Wegelin are co-editors of the Norton Critical Edition of the Tales of Henry James.