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Other editions – View all American Renaissance: But now we have the luxury of an historical awareness of another sort, of an occasion not of anxiety but of promise. History of Western Philosophy. His grandfather, Frederick William Matthiessenwas an industrial leader in zinc production and a successful amfrican of clocks and machine tools.
He had a two f.o.matthiewsen long romantic relationship with the painter Russell Cheneytwenty years his senior. Retrieved October 4, Several generations after Matthiessen’s death, this visiting professorship reaffirms the university’s appreciation for his continuing legacy as a storied scholar and teacher.
Matthiessen Limited preview – Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitmandiscusses the flowering of literary culture in the middle of the American 19th century, with Emerson, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman and Nathaniel Hawthorne.
F. O. Matthiessen
Matthiessen was well known for his support of liberal causes and progressive politics. By the Yale University Press. Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitmancelebrated the achievements of several 19th-century American authors and had a profound impact on f.o.matyhiessen generation of scholars.
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In Julyhe gave the inaugural lecture, stating:. His best-known book, American Renaissance: Value Theory categorize this paper. Already financially secure, he donated an inheritance he received in the late s to his friend, Marxist economist Paul Sweezy. I am against any order which interferes with that objective.
Along with several other scholars, he is regarded as a contributor to the creation of American studies as a recognized academic discipline. Retrieved November 11, Sacvan Bercovitch – – Critical Inquiry 12 4: Views Read Edit View history. Archived from the original on January 1, The Harvard Crimson reported that, in his inaugural address, Matthiessen quoted the campus union’s constitution: Sign in to use this feature.
He spent the evening before his death at the home of his friend and colleague, Kenneth Murdock, Harvard’s Higginson Professor of English Literature.
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Matthiessen – – Oxford University Press. Fordham University Quarterly 16 4: Retrieved November 16, Matthiessen seconded the reniassance of the Progressive Party presidential candidate, Henry Wallaceat the party’s convention in Philadelphia in Harvard, Homosexuality and the Shaping of American Culture. Oxford University Press Amazon.
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Martin Snippet view – Retrieved June 3, Matthiessen was one of earliest scholars associated with the Salzburg Global Seminar. I am a Christian and a Socialist. The Roots, Growth, and Maturity of renzissance Profession.