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Cane (1)

Jean Toomer

Categoria: Classici, Libri in lingua originale

Editore: Penguin Classics
Anno: 2019
Lingua: Italianoa
Rilegatura: Flessibile
224 pagine

ISBN 13: 9780143133674
ISBN 10: 0143133675

Jean Toomer's Cane is one of the most significant works to come out of the Harlem Renaissance and is considered to be a masterpiece in American modernist literature due to its distinct structure and style. First published in 1923 and told through a series of vignettes, Cane uses poetry, prose and play-like dialogue to create a window into the varied lives of African Americans living in the rural South and urban North during a time when Jim Crow laws pervaded and racism reigned.