Vol. 15, No. 8
Collection:
Partisan Review Issues
Date:
August 1948
Content Type:
Printed Material
Language:
English
Description:
The State of American Writing, 1948: A Seminar; includes writings by Leslie Fiedler, Clement Greenberg, John Crowe Ransom, Wallace Stevens, H.L. Mencken, and Nicola Chiaromonte.
Table of Contents:
The State of American Writing, 1948: A Symposium, with essays by
John Berryman
R.P. Blackmur
Robert Gorham Davis
Leslie A. Fiedler
Clement Greenberg
John Crowe Ransom
Wallace Stevens
Lionel Trilling
H.L. Mencken
"The Lives," poem by Weldon Kees
"The Beggar on the Bench," poem by Horace Gregory
"Captain Conscience," poem by Harold Kaplan
"The Pawn," by Peggy Bennett
"Malraux and the Demons of Action, Part II," by Nicola Chiaromonte
Reviews
"Some Uses and Failures of Feeling," by Leslie A. Fiedler, reviews of
The Residual Years, by William Everson
Losses, by Randall Jarrell
The Dispossessed, by John Berryman
Paterson: Book Two, by William Carlos Williams
"Soviet Slave Labor and Western Horror," by Isaac Rosenfeld, review of Tell the West, by Jerzy G. Gliksman
"Loveless Love," by Elizabeth Hardwick, review of The Heart of the Matter, by Graham Greene
Correspondence

Associated Personal Entities:
Bennett, Peggy D.
Berryman, John, 1914-1972
Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965
Chiaromonte, Nicola
Davis, Robert Gorham
Everson, William, 1912-1994
Fiedler, Leslie A.
Gilksman, Jerzy G.
Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991
Gregory, Horace, 1898-1982
Hardwick, Elizabeth
Hook, Sidney, 1902-1989
Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965
Kaplan, Harold, J., 1918-
Kees, Weldon, 1914-1955
Leibowitz, Rene, 1913-1972
Mencken, H.L. (Henry Louis)
Ransom, John Crowe, 1888-
Rosenfeld, Isaac, 1918-1956
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955
Toynbee, Arnold, 1852-1883
Trilling, Lionel, 1905-1975
Associated Subjects:
Literary criticism
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Keywords:
Partisan Review Issues
1948