In Search of a Moral Style

Howe, Irving
September 1961
New Republic;9/25/61, Vol. 145 Issue 13, p21
Criticizes the literary writings by Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and other popular writers in the early Dos Pasos period. Idea of a moral style equivalent to the New England notion of &ldqou;making do&rdqou; Depiction of violence, crisis and death in Hemingway's fiction; Comparison of Fitzgerald's novels with social portraiture of Edith Wharton; Critical appraisal of Fitzgerald's novels.


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