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Winesburg, Ohio is a collection of short stories that very nearly becomes a novel,
for, apart from the unity conferred upon it by the setting, most of the stories
impinge upon ... The prefatory story—it is not part of the Winesburg sequence—
of the much earlier story on a comparable theme, 'The Undefeated'. ... problems
are posed rather than answered in his first book, In Our Time, a collection of short
stories in which almost all Hemingway's later work is contained by implication.
Their novels were written in what Gore Vidal, commenting on his own war story,
Williwaw (1946), called 'the national manner . . . a simple calculated style, a bit
simple-minded but useful in telling this sort of story', a style that is essentially a ...
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As with the predecessor, 'Tradition and Dream' is just a great piece of literary history. But it's better than the earlier history (which dealt with English fiction until about 1914) for a few reasons ... Read full review
The Southern Novel Between the Wars
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