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Title:Constructing Urban Experience: American Realism, the Periodical Press, and the Late-Nineteenth-Century Cityscape
Author(s):Shmurak, J. Susannah
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Baym, Nina
Department / Program:English
Discipline:English
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Geography
Abstract:Much realist fiction employing these emblematic urban spaces appeared serially in magazines alongside articles about developing American urban centers. By bringing together both the physical and publication contexts of realist fiction, this study offers a new reading of realism as embedded in debates about the relationship between urban environments and civil society.
Issue Date:2006
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:236 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/81425
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI3250322
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-25
Date Deposited:2006


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