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Can you name the American Literature period based off the hint?

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Started around 2000 BC
People start adopting Deism
Caused by the end of the Civil War
Arrogant in their religious faith
Started because of King Henry VIII
Marked a diversity of expression among blacks
America starts to experiment with fiction
Response to romanticism
First offshoot of Romancticism
Mood is gloomy and foreboding
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Time when people realized they could make money writing
Lasted from 1607-1750
Used a highly ornate style of writing
Stories were passed down throughout the generations through stories, performances, songs, and ceremonies
Lasted from 1915-1945
Lasted from 1750-1800
Start of persuasive writing
Writers broke away from traditional values
Cultural movement centered in a portion of NYC
Time when America had 500 languages

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