Library Home Page
Library Home Page
 Search 
 eBooks 
 Articles 
 Course Reserves 
 My Account 
 Library Hours 
 Other Libraries 
   
BasicAdvancedKeywordMagazines and NewspapersHistory
Search:    Refine Search  
> You're searching: McLennan Community College
 
Item Information
 HoldingsHoldings
  Author Notes & Sketches
  Choice Review
  Summary
  Table of Contents
 
 
 More by this author
 
  •  
  • ADAMS, JADE BROUGHTON, author.
     
     Subjects
     
  •  
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.
     
  •  
  • Short stories, American -- History and criticism.
     
     Browse Catalog
      by author:
     
  •  
  •  ADAMS, JADE BROUGHTON, author.
     
      by title:
     
  •  
  •  F. Scott Fitzgerald'...
     
     
     
     MARC Display
    F. Scott Fitzgerald's short fiction : from ragtime to swing time / Jade Broughton Adams.
    by ADAMS, JADE BROUGHTON, author.
    View full image
    Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2019]
    Subjects
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.
  •  
  • Short stories, American -- History and criticism.
  • ISBN: 
    1474424686
    9781474424684
    Description: 
    x, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
    Contents: 
    Dancing modern suggestive dances that are simply savagery': Fitzgerald and ragtime dance -- The `Chocolate Arabesques' of Josephine Baker: Fitzgerald and jazz dance -- `Satyre upon a Saxaphone': Fitzgerald and music -- The one about sitting on his top hat and climbing up his shirt front': Fitzgerald and musical theatre -- `A more glittering, a grosser power': Fitzgerald and film -- Conclusion: "All my stories are conceived like novels" -- Appendix: Fitzgerald's short story collections -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
    Summary: 
    F. Scott Fitzgerald is remembered primarily as a novelist, but he wrote nearly two hundred short stories for popular magazines such as the widely-read Saturday Evening Post. These are vividly infused with the new popular culture of the early twentieth century, from jazz to motion pictures. By exploring Fitzgerald's fascination with the intertwined spheres of dance, music, theatre and film, this book demonstrates how Fitzgerald innovatively imported practices from other popular cultural media into his short stories, showing how jazz age culture served as more than mere period detail in his work. (Publisher)
    Local Series: 
    Modern American literature and the new twentieth century
    Add to my list 
    Copy/Holding information
    LocationCollectionCall No.Status 
    McLennan Community College LibraryCirculating CollectionPS 3511.I9 Z536 2019Checked InAdd Copy to MyList

    Format:HTMLPlain TextDelimited
    Subject: 
    Email to:


    Horizon Information Portal 3.25_9382
     Powered by Dynix
    © 2001-2013 SirsiDynix All rights reserved.
    Horizon Information Portal