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By Catherine Morley

The terrorist assaults at the dual towers of the realm alternate heart on September eleventh, 2001 have had a profound effect on modern American literature and tradition. With chapters written through top students, 9/11: issues in modern North American Literature is a wide-ranging advisor to literary responses to the assaults and its aftermath. The ebook covers the main generally studied texts, from Don DeLillo's Falling guy, Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud and exceptionally Close and Jonathan Franzen's Freedom to responses in modern American poetry and photo narratives comparable to paintings Spiegelman's In the Shadow of No Towers.

Including annotated courses to additional interpreting, this is often a vital advisor for college students and readers of up to date American literature.

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