English Midterm Review - English Midterm Review Authors Walt Whitman(very long poems-Place Brooklyn New York New Jersey-Occupations Civil War Nurse

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English Midterm Review Authors Walt Whitman: (very long poems) -Place: Brooklyn, New York; New Jersey -Occupations: Civil War Nurse, Newspaper Man, Poet -Genrel: American Romanticist (emphasis on nature) -Best Known Works: Leaves of Grass, Song of Myself Emily Dickinson: (short poems, uses dashes a lot) -Place: Her home in Amherst, Massachusetts -Wrote About: Death, Religion, Love - Mark Twain: -Place: South, Hannibal, Missouri, Connecticut -Best Known Works: Tom Sawyer, Huck Finn, Prince and the Pauper -Genre: Satire, Great American Realist Henry James: -Place: Washington Square Park, -Father of the Psychological novel & International Novel -Genre: Realist -Style: Deliberative, long, dense sentences, feature a confidant -Daisy Miller Sarah Orne Jewett & Mary E. Wilkins Freeman: -mostly known for short stories -write about New England, small rural life - Feminist writers - Jewett: Maine, A White Heron -Freeman: Western, Massachusetts, New England Nun Charles Waddell Chesnutt: Kate Chopin: -Place: Louisiana, New Orleans -Genre: Realist, Naturalist

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