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HCHS Literary Periods, Movements, and Groups

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Ayn Rand, Nathaniel Branden, Barbara Branden, Alan Greenspan, Leonard Peikoff
1903-1964 A.D./ Woolf, Keynes, Forster
Informal group of friends including Swift, Pope, John Gay, John Arbuthnot, Henry St. John, & Thomas Parnell/The Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus
16th-century French Renaissance poets/Ronsard, du Bellay, de Baif
Group of poets living in the ______ District of England. Includes William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Robert Southey
1910-1965 A.D./ Franz Kafka, T.S. Eliot, Fitzgerald, Williamd Butler Yeats, Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner
500-1500 A.D/ Beowulf, The Song of Roland, Chaucer (Canterbury Tales), The Story of Volsungs
1870-1920 A.D./ Zola, Edith Wharton, Stephen Crane
1820-1920 A.D./ Flaubert, Honoré de Balzac, Ivan Turgenev/ Focus on the real details and aspects of life
1500-1670 A.D./ Shakespeare, Edmund Spenser, John Milton/ Rebirth of classic literature, Focus on human potential
Charles Baudelaire, Jean Moréas, Rimbaud, Stéphane Mallarmé, Marceline Desbordes-Valmore, Gérard de Nerval, Gustave Kahn
1798-1870 A.D./ Willliam Wordsworth, Mary Shelley, Lord Byron, Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Walt Whitman/ Focus on emotion, nature, feelings, and imagination
Philosophized by Søren Kierkegaard/ Franz Kafka, Luigi Pirandello, Albert Camus, Eugène Ionesco, Samuel Beckett, Harold Pinter, Edward Albee, Tom Robbins
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1945-1965 A.D./ Alan Ginsberg, John Kerouac, William Borroughs
Group of American poets including Longfellow, Holmes, Bryant, Lowell, and Whittier
1850- Present/ Sartre, Camus, Beckett
John Donne, George Herbert, Andrew Marvell, Abraham Cowley, Saint Robert Southwell, Richard Crashaw, Thomas Traherne, Henry Vaughan
Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Claude McKay, Helene Johnson, Zora Neale Hurston, Nella Larsen, Jean Toomer
1837-1901 A.D./ Bronte Sisters, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Dostoevsky, George Eliot
Bei Dao, Gu Cheng, Duo Duo, Yang Lian
Lautréamont, Arthur Rimbaud, Raymond Roussel, André Breton, Salvador Dalí, Robert Desnos, Marcel Duchamp, Michel Leiris, Benjamin Peret
School of 17th century English poets including Ben Jonson, Robert Herrick, Richard Lovelace, Thomas Carew, and Sir John Suckling
Louis Zukofsky, Williams, Charles Reznikoff, George Oppen and Carl Rakosi, Basil Bunting
1700-1800 A.D./ Benjamin Franklin, Diderot, Voltaire, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Rousseau/ Period of new religious and philosophical thinking
1830-1860 A.D./ Henry David Thoreau, Raplh Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller/ believed that society and its institutions ultimately corrupted the purity of the individual
1965-Present/ David Antin, Charles Olson, John Cage /Deconstruction and Post-structuralism

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