STUDIES OF REGIONALISM IN LITERATURE & ART: ~~~A Bibliography
Regionalism in Literature
Baker, Joseph E. "Four Arguments for Regionalism," Saturday Review of Literature 15 (28 November 1936).
Beath, Paul Robert. "The Fallacies of Regionalism," Saturday Review of Literature 15 (28 November 1936).
Boardman, Kathleen A. "Lowry Charles Wimberly and the Retreat of Regionalism," Great Plains Quarterly, Summer 1991: 143-56.
Botkin, B.A. "We Talk About Regionalism: North, East, South, West," The Frontier 13 (1933): 286-96.
Brown, Richard Maxwell. Regionalism and the Pacific Northwest (Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1983).
Campbell, Donna. Resisting Regionalism: Gender and Naturalism in American Fiction, 1885-1915. (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1997).
Dainotto, Roberto M. Place in Literature: Regions, Cultures, Communities. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2000).
Holman, David Marion. A Certain Slant of Light: Regionalism and the Form of Southern and Midwestern Fiction. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995).
Jordan, David, (ed.). Regionalism Reconsidered: New Approaches to the Field. (NY: Garland, 1994).
Lutz, Tom. Cosmopolitan Vistas: American Regionalism and Literary Value. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2004).
Mangione, Jerre. The Dream and the Deal: The Federal Writers' Project, 1935-1943 (Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1972).
McCullough, Kate. Regions of Identity: The Construction of America in Women's Fiction, 1885-1914. (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999).
McWilliams, Carey. The New Regionalism in American Literature. (Seattle: University of Washington, 1930).
Meyer, Roy W. The Middle Western Farm Novel in the Twentieth Century (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1965), pp. 183-88.
Odin, Howard W. and Harry Estill Moore. Americian Regionalism: A Cultural-Historical Approach to National Integration. (NY: Henry Holt, 1938).
Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan. "Regional Literature in the South," College English I (1940): 381-89.
"Regionalism: A Symposium," Sewanee Review 39 (1931): 456-83.
Reigelman, Milton. The Midland: A Venture in Literary Regionalism. (Iowa City: University of Iowa Press: 1975).
Rusk, R. L., The Literature of the Middle Western Frontier. (NY: Columbia University Press, 1925).
"The Boom in Regionalism," Saturday Review of Literature 10 (April 1934).
Turner, Frederick. Spirit of Place: The Making of an American Literary Landscape. (San Fransisco: Sierra Club Books, 1989).
Tate, Allen. "Regionalism and Sectionalism," New Republic, 23 December 1931, pp. 158-59.
Twelve Southerners (John Crowe Ransom, Allen Tate, Robert Penn Warren, Donald Davidson et al). I'll Take My Stand. (NY: Harper, 1930).
Wimberly, Lowry Charles. "The New Regionalism," Prairie Schooner 6, (1932): 214-21.
Regionalism in Art
Berardi, Marrianne. Under the Influence: The Students of Thomas Hart Benton. (St Joseph, MI: The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, 1993).
Corn, Wanda M. Grant Wood: The Regionalist Vision. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983).
Czestochowski, Joseph S. John Steuart Curry and Grant Wood: A Portrait of Rural America. (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1981).
Dennis, James M. Renegade Regionalists: The Modern Independence of Grant Wood, Thomas Hart Benton and John Steuart Curry. (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1998).
Doss, Erika. Benton, Pollock, and the Politics of Modernism: From Regionalism to Abstract Expressionism. (Chicago: Univeristy of Chicago Press, 1991).
Junker, Patricia (ed). John Steuart Curry: Inventing the Middle West. (NY: Hudson Hills Press, 1998).
Kendall, M. Sue. A Guide to the Collection of Regionalist Art at the Davenport Museum of Art. (Davenport: Davenport Museum of Art, 1993).
___________. Rethinking Regionalism: John Steuart Curry and the Kansas Mural Controversy. (Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986).
Kennedy, Roger G. and David Larkin. When Art Worked: The New Deal, Art, and Democracy. (NY: Rizzoli, 2009).
Marling, Karal Ann. Wall-to-Wall America: A Cultural History of Post Office Murals in the Great Depression. (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1982).
Park, Marlene and Gerald Martkowitz.. Democratic Vistas: Post Office Art in the New Deal. (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1984).
Zug, John (ed). This Is Grant Wood Country. (Davenport: Davenport Municipal Art Gallery, 1977).