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early 20th-century american fiction

Anderson, Sherwood (1876-1941)

Cather, Willa (1873-1947)

Dreiser, Theodore (1871-1945)

Glasgow, Ellen (1873-1945)

James, Henry (1843-1916)

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968)

Wharton, Edith (1862-1937)


modernist fiction and modernism

Barnes, Djuna (1892-1982)

Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989)

Bowles, Jane (1917-1973)

Bowles, Paul (1910-1999)

Faulkner, William (1897-1962)

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940)

Hurston, Zora Neale (1891-1960)

Joyce, James (1882-1941)

Larsen, Nella (1891-1964)

Lawrence, D.H. (1885-1930)

Lewis, Wyndham (1882-1957)

Mansfield, Katherine (1888-1923)

Nabokov, Vladimir (1899-1977)

Stein, Gertrude (1874-1946)

Toomer, Jean (1894-1967)

Woolf, Virginia (1882-1941)


other twentieth-century british fiction

Bennett, Arnold (1867-1931)

Bowen, Elizabeth (1899-1973)

Burgess, Anthony (1917-1993)

Byatt, A.S. (1936- )

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924)

Forster, E.M. (1879-1970)

Golding, William (1911-1993)

Greene, Graham (1904-1991)

Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928)

Huxley, Aldous (1894-1963)

Lewis, C.S. (1898-1963)

McEwan, Ian (1948-)

Orwell, George (1903-1950)

Rhys, Jean (1890-1979)

Waugh, Evelyn (1903-1966)

Gordimer, Nadine (1923-2014)


mid-century american fiction

Bellow, Saul

Baldwin, James

Cheever, John

Ellison, Ralph

Hemingway, Ernest

Jackson, Shirley

Lee, Harper

Mailer, Norman

O'Connor, Flannery

O'Hara, John

Porter, Katherine Anne

Roth, Philip

Salinger, J.D.

Updike, John

Vonnegut, Kurt

Welty, Eudora


crime & detective fiction

Cain, James M.

Chandler, Raymond

Collins, Wilkie

Doyle, Arthur Conan

Hammett, Dashiell

Poe, Edgar Allan


beat fiction

Bowles, Paul

Burroughs, William

Kerouac, Jack


later 20th-century american fiction

Barthelme, Donald

Capote, Truman

Carver, Raymond

Didion, Joan

Dubus, Andre Jr.

Erdrich, Louise

Kennedy, William

Kesey, Ken

Morrison, Toni

Pynchon, Thomas

Tan, Amy

Walker, Alice


world fiction in english

Achebe, Chinua

Allende, Isabel

Coetzee, J.M.

Dinesen, Isac (Karen Blixen)

Gordimer, Nadine

Ishiguro, Kazuo

Kincaid, Jamaica

Kureishi, Hanif

Naipaul, V.S.

Okigbo, Christopher

Ondaatje, Michael

Roy, Arundhati

Rushdie, Salman

Seth, Vikram


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