Race, Manhood, and Modernism in America

Race, Manhood, and Modernism in America
Whalan, Mark. Race, Manhood, and Modernism in America.

This book offers the first extended comparison between American writers Sherwood Anderson (1876-1941) and Jean Toomer (1894-1967), and their development of unique visions of how race, gender, and region would be transformed as America entered an age of mass consumerism and rural decline.

Fields of Focus: Gender and Sexuality Studies, Race and Ethnicity