October Cities: Redevelopment of Urban Literature

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"Rotella does an extraordinary job of describing both the ideology of urban planning and its actual realization in the built environment, and he shows how cultural (literary) constructions of meaning simultaneously reflect and inform social reality."--Richard Slotkin, author of "Gunfighter Nation" "A wonderful book, a wholly authoritative mapping of urban literature in the United States from the industrial city of the 1930s and 1940s to the post-industrial landscape of the 1960s. Fascinating and pathbreaking."--Eric Lott, ...

October Cities: Redevelopment of Urban Literature 1998, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520211445

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