Chapter 10: Late Twentieth Century and Postmodernism

    James Agee

    Paul Reuben
    October 21, 2016

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Primary Works

Permit Me Voyage (Poetry), 1934; The Morning Watch (autobiography novel), 1951;

A death in the family. NY: McDowell, Obolensky, 1957. PS3501.G35 D4

Agee on film. Drawings by Tomi Ungerer. NY: McDowell, Obolensky 1958-60 . PN1993.5 .A1 A35 v.1

Let us now praise famous men; three tenant families (1941) by James Agee and Walker Evans. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960. F326 .A17

Letters of James Agee to Father Flye. NY: G. Braziller, 1962. PS3501.G35 Z54

The collected short prose of James Agee. Edited and with a memoir by Robert Fitzgerald. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1968. PS3501 G35 A15

A death in the family (autobiography novel, 1957). NY: Bantam Books, Inc. 1969. PS3501.G35 D4

James Agee Rediscovered: The Journals of Let Us Now Praise Famous Men and Other New Manuscripts. Lofaro, Michael A. (ed.); Davis, Hugh. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2005.

James Agee: Selected Journalism. Ashdown, Paul (ed. and introd.). Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2007.

A Death in the Family: A Restoration of the Author's Text: The Works of James Agee, Volume 1. Lofaro, Michael (ed., introd., and notes). Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2007.

Selected Bibliography 1980-Present

Allred, Jeff. American Modernism and Depression Documentary. NY: Oxford UP, 2009.

Bergreen, Laurence. James Agee: a life. NY: Dutton, 1984. PS3501 .G35 Z59

Davis, Hugh. The Making of James Agee. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2008.

Entin, Joseph B. Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2007.

Hughes, William. James Agee, Omnibus, and Mr. Lincoln: The Culture of Liberalism and the Challenge of Television, 1952-1953. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2004.

Lofaro, Michael A., and Wilma Dykeman. eds. James Agee: Reconsiderations. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 1992.

Lowe, James. The Creative Process of James Agee. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 1995.

Madden, David, and Jeffrey J. Folks. eds. Remembering James Agee. Athens: U of Georgia P, 1997.

Spiegel, Alan. James Agee and the Legend of Himself: A Critical Study. Columbia, MO: U of Missouri P, 1998.

Ward, Joseph A. American Silences: The Realism of James Agee, Walker Evans, and Edward Hopper. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 2010.

Wranovics, John. Chaplin and Agee: The Untold Story of the Tramp, the Writer, and the Lost Screenplay. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

MLA Style Citation of this Web Page

Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 10: James Agee." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: http://www.paulreuben.website/pal/chap10/agee.html (provide page date or date of your login).

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