Confederates in the Backfield

Berman, Ronald
October 1975
New Republic;10/4/75, Vol. 173 Issue 14, p21
Presents a first-hand account of the author's experiences with the poet and critical writer John Crowe Ransom and the football team Cleveland Browns during his stay at a small Ohio town. Admiration of the author for the style and technique of the Cleveland Browns team; Views of the author on the poetry and critical writings of Ransom; Representation of the debate between soul and body by Ransom in his works.


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