Flashcards in pt 2 Deck (150)
“M 'Fingal” is a brilliant mock-epic play
“ The Columbiad” was written by Joel Barlow
“ The Columbiad” is written in a neo-classical vein
The political essay “ Advice to the Privileged Orders” was written
false (Joel Barlow)
“ The Hasty Pudding” was written by Joel Barlow
Barlow believed that the equality of rights is the leading principle on which their constitution should be founded
Barlow, during his own times, enjoyed international renown for
his vision of a republican future
Franklin is best known for his epistolary
Franklin produced dark satirical essays.
Franklin’s writings were elusive and double-edged
Jefferson, like Franklin, spent time working as a diplomat in Rome.
Cabanis described how sensibility lay at the heart of all things
Jefferson was influenced by the general culture of sensibility .
Early N.Davidson associated culture of sentiment specifically with
the early American plays
N.Davidson identified in the early American novel a
predominantly male discourse.
The conception of early American novel was gender-natured
“Charlotte Temple” was written and published in England.
The Dudley family crosses the Atlantic over several generations in
search for wealth and freedom .
The circulation of sentiment across a transatlantic axis was also
facilitated by the regular movements of theatrical companies.
Rowson herself was a monologist.
Tyler’s play “ The Contrast” achieved a great success when it was
performed in New York.
English literature is a packaged and commodified phenomenon.
“ The Widow Ranter” is a novel.
The Widow Ranter" comically portrays the colony Virginia as a
heaven for dozy officials
America in the 17th and 18th centuries entered into Britain colonial
Lennox was born as charlotte Ramsey in Gibraltar
Lennox first novel "The Life of Heriot Stuart" is clearly based on
her own experience
Edmund Burke and Tom Paine agreed on the meaning of
democracy and revolution.
false (clashed over)
“ The Female Review” is narrated in the 2nd person.