The Resource Agee at 100 : Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee, edited by Michael A. Lofaro

Agee at 100 : Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee, edited by Michael A. Lofaro

Label
Agee at 100 : Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee
Title
Agee at 100
Title remainder
Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael A. Lofaro
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Drawn mainly from the centennial anniversary symposium on James Agee held at the University of Tennessee in the fall of 2009, the essays of Agee at 100 are as diverse in topic and purpose as is Agee's work itself. Often devalued during his life by those who thought his breadth a hindrance to greatness, Agee's achievements as a poet, novelist, journalist, essayist, critic, documentarian, and screenwriter are now more fully recognized. With its use of previously unknown and recently recovered materials as well as established works, this groundbreaking new collection is a t
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
818/.5209
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3501.G35
LC item number
Z546 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lofaro, Michael A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Agee, James
Label
Agee at 100 : Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee, edited by Michael A. Lofaro
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; A James Agee Chronology; Why Agee Matters - Dwight Garner; Agee on Books - Paul Ashdown; James Agee and the Culture of Repudiation - Jeffrey J. Folks; Racial Violence, Receding Bodies: James Agee's Anatomy of Guilt - James A. Crank; A Continuous Center: Centripetal and Centrifugal Tendencies in Let Us Now Praise Famous Men - Andrew Crooke; A Blind Work of Nature: The Ethics of Representing Beauty in Let Us Now Praise Famous Men - Jesse Graves; James Agee's A Death in the Family: Personal Identity and Conflict in an Emerging Appalachia - Michael A. Lofaro
  • Maximum Simple: The Restored Text of A Death in the Family - Philip StogdonWriting The African Queen: Variations on a Classic Film - Jeffrey Couchman; The Makers of In the Street and The Quiet One - John Wranovics; James Agee's Experimentally Traditional Mr. Lincoln - Jeffrey Couchman; Agee and the Filipino Epic Genghis Khan: A Personal Journey - John Wranovics; Seeing Agee in Lincoln: A Short Story - David Madden; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280487699
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)894681
  • (OCoLC)787843689
  • (SSID)ssj0000631783
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11374043
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000631783
  • (PQKBWorkID)10600053
  • (PQKB)11004267
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC894681
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse15966
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000046056
Label
Agee at 100 : Centennial Essays on the Works of James Agee, edited by Michael A. Lofaro
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; A James Agee Chronology; Why Agee Matters - Dwight Garner; Agee on Books - Paul Ashdown; James Agee and the Culture of Repudiation - Jeffrey J. Folks; Racial Violence, Receding Bodies: James Agee's Anatomy of Guilt - James A. Crank; A Continuous Center: Centripetal and Centrifugal Tendencies in Let Us Now Praise Famous Men - Andrew Crooke; A Blind Work of Nature: The Ethics of Representing Beauty in Let Us Now Praise Famous Men - Jesse Graves; James Agee's A Death in the Family: Personal Identity and Conflict in an Emerging Appalachia - Michael A. Lofaro
  • Maximum Simple: The Restored Text of A Death in the Family - Philip StogdonWriting The African Queen: Variations on a Classic Film - Jeffrey Couchman; The Makers of In the Street and The Quiet One - John Wranovics; James Agee's Experimentally Traditional Mr. Lincoln - Jeffrey Couchman; Agee and the Filipino Epic Genghis Khan: A Personal Journey - John Wranovics; Seeing Agee in Lincoln: A Short Story - David Madden; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280487699
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)894681
  • (OCoLC)787843689
  • (SSID)ssj0000631783
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11374043
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000631783
  • (PQKBWorkID)10600053
  • (PQKB)11004267
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC894681
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse15966
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000046056

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