Premium Content Tracing the Grotesque: Anderson’s model in Faulkner and Woolf
By Jessica Rae Waggoner - April 26, 2004
In "The Book of the Grosteques," the first story of his novel Winesburg, Ohio, Sherwood Anderson introduces the concept of the “grotesque.” This concept sets up the following stories in the novel, and can also be seen in other modernist texts following the publication of Winesburg, Ohio. Anderson specifically traces the birth of the grotesque back…
This excerpt of the essay is provided for free. To read the complete essay of 1336 words or to get access to our full library of Literature Essays, please subscribe below or log in if you are already subscribed.
Join Now - Choose a Membership Level
GradeSaver provides access to quizzes, 3201 literature essays, 936 sample college application essays and ad-free surfing in this premium content, "Members Only" section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.
We have been mentioned in the Washington Post, the Economist, and many other papers around the world for our exceptional essays. GradeSaver has reviewed each essay for quality; these essays are the very best on the Internet and many have been written by students of Ivy League colleges.
|3-Day Trial (recurring)||$2.95 *|
|30-Day Trial (recurring)||$6.95 *|
|1 Month Membership (one-time charge)||$12.95|
|12 Month Membership (one-time charge)||$49.95|
* After your trial period, you will be billed a monthly fee of $6.95 with the option to cancel at any time. Questions? Read our FAQ.
Mrs. Dalloway Essays and Related Content
- Mrs. Dalloway: Study Guide
- Mrs. Dalloway: Major Themes
- Mrs. Dalloway: Questions
- Mrs. Dalloway: Purchase the Novel and Related Material
- Virginia Woolf: Biography
- Mrs. Dalloway: Body and Room as Box of Flowers and Health
- More Than A Woman
- Superficiality in Mrs. Dalloway
- The Changing Society of Mrs. Dalloway
- Thoughts on the Triangle of Author, Reader, and Character in Virginia Woolf's 'Mrs Dalloway'.
- Art as Indictment: Social Criticism in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway
- Sound and Time in Mrs. Dalloway
- Mrs. Dalloway: The Self-characterization and Introspection of Virginia Woolf
- Mrs. Dalloway's Transcendentalism
- Tracing the Grotesque: Anderson’s model in Faulkner and Woolf
- A Babel of Tongues – The Dialectic of Communication and Solitude in Virginia Woolf
- Privacy of the Soul and Communication in Mrs. Dalloway
- The Bells Toll For Her
- More Alike Than Not: Septimus Smith and Clarissa Dalloway
- Struggles with Time in Mrs. Dalloway
- Financial Despair in the Modern Era
- Memory and Role Play in The Hours