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I am a Christian and a Socialist. His grandfather, Frederick William Matthiessenwas an industrial leader in zinc production and a successful manufacturer of clocks and machine tools.

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American renaissance: art and expression in the age of Emerson and Whitman

The Roots, Growth, and Maturity of a Profession. The Poet in Francis Otto Matthiessen February 19, — April 1, was an educator, scholar and literary critic influential in the fields of American literature and American studies.

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Its focus was the period roughly from to in which all these writers but Emerson published what would, by Matthiessen’s time, come to be thought of as their masterpieces: Ralph Waldo Emerson ed.

American renaissance: art and expression in the age of Emerson and Whitman

Value Theory categorize this paper. Approaching seventy years after his death, Matthiessen’s suite at Eliot House remains preserved as the F.

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Science and Society 6 2: Retrieved November 11, In a letter to Cheney, Matthiessen wrote about trusting friends with the knowledge of their relationship, rather than the world at large; [19] in planning to spend his life with Cheney, Matthiessen went as far as f.o.matthiexsen his cohort in the Yale secret society Skull and Bones to approve of their partnership. At Harvard University, he quickly completed his M.


Selected pages Title Page. Retrieved September 26, His personal story, academic contributions, political activism and early death amerian a lasting impact on a circle of scholars and writers.

Art and Expression in the Age of Renaissancf and Whitman. His contributions to the Harvard University community have been memorialized in several ways, including a recently endowed visiting professorship. He then returned to Yale to teach for two years, before beginning a distinguished teaching career at Harvard.

Gallagher – – Thought: Matthiessen was an American studies scholar and literary critic at Harvard University, [7] and chaired its undergraduate program in history and literature. Peirce Society 35 3: 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. Much of that history has been hard and full of suffering. Retrieved January 26, Oxford University Press Amazon.