The Communist party

Phelps, Christopher (2017) The Communist party. In: American Literature in Transition: The 1930s. Cambridge University Press. (In Press)

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In the Great Depression, numerous American writers and intellectuals were attracted to the Communist Party of the United States of America (CPUSA). This chapter provides an institutional analysis of that political-literary experience, arguing that it is best understood through a prism of structure.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Communism; Communist Party; CPUSA; Great Depression; Writers; Radicalism;
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Arts > School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies > Department of American and Canadian Studies
Depositing User: Phelps, Christopher
Date Deposited: 21 Mar 2017 12:04
Last Modified: 15 Oct 2017 20:13

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