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Edward Perry Burgum, “Dreiser and His America” (New Masses 1946)


Edwin Perry Burgum, ‘Dreiser and His America’ – New Masses 1-29-1946


The following posthumous essay on Dreiser (downloadable Word document above) is self-explanatory. It is a valuable contribution to Dreiser studies and is a positive assessment that in effect answers complaints of Dreiser’s critics:

Dreiser and His America

By Edwin Berry Burgum

New Masses

January 29, 1946

pp. 7-9, 22