Category Archives: Hobson, Fred C.

Mencken Remembered

A discussion of the life and legacy of H. L. Mencken, one of America’s most controversial men of letters. Hal Crowther is the recipient of the 1992 H. L. Mencken award. Fred Hobson is the author of a new biography … Continue reading

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Rethinking American Literature

A discussion of the study and teaching of American Literature in the 1980s, with particular attention to issues of race, class, and gender. 464 – Rethinking American Literature

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