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James Agee • 174 Items / 12 Books, 22 Articles, 138 Reviews, 2 Poems
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (1941)
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Published Reviews
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    After Seven Years (Review)
    II. "Sociological Poetry"
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    Politics, Spring 1948, p. 125
  2. Books
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    After Seven Years (Review)
    II. A Way of Death
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    Politics, Spring 1948, pp. 123-124
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    The Burnhamian Revolution (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The Partisan Review, January 1942, p. 86
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    The Poetry of Poverty (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The Saturday Review, August 23, 1941, p. 6
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    Cotton Tenantry (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The New Republic, September 15, 1941, p. 349
  6. Books and the Arts
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    Celebration, Adoration and Wonder (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The Nation, November 26, 1960, pp. 417-418
  7. Books and the Arts
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    Three Tenant Families (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The Nation, September 27, 1941, p. 282
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    Contemporary Social Problems (Review)
    Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans
    1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    Commonweal, September 12, 1941, p. 499
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    Briefly Noted (3 Reviews)
    General
    1. The Myth of the Total State by Guenter Reimann
    2. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    3. Still Alive With Lucas by Helen Riehm
    The New Yorker, September 13, 1941, p. 59
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    Selected Notices (6 Reviews)
    A Haunted House, and Other Short Stories, by Virginia Woolf
    1. A Haunted House, and Other Short Stories by Virginia Woolf
    2. Fireman Flower, and Other Stories by William Sansom
    3. Lunatic Broth by H.A. Manhood
    4. Sailor's Song by James Hanley
    5. The Little Locksmith by Katharine Butler Hathaway
    6. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    Horizon, April 1944, pp. 283-285
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    The Eye of Walker Evans (9 Reviews)
    Walker Evans, by Judith Keller and Walker Evans
    1. Walker Evans by Judith Keller and Walker Evans
    2. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye by Gilles Mora and John T. Hill
    3. Walker Evans: A Biography by Belinda Rathbone
    4. Signs by Walker Evans
    5. The Last Years of Walker Evans by Jerry L. Thompson and Walker Evans
    6. Walker Evans: Havana 1933 by Gilles Mora
    7. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    8. Walker Evans at Work by Walker Evans
    9. American Photographs by Walker Evans
    The New York Review of Books, October 22, 1998, pp. 24-26
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    Understanding White Racists (10 Reviews)
    Escape from Freedom, by Erich Fromm
    1. Escape from Freedom by Erich Fromm
    2. Man for Himself by Erich Fromm
    3. The Authoritarian Personality by Theodor W. Adorno, Else Frenkel-Brunswik, and Daniel J. Levinson, ...
    4. Psychoanalytic Study of Society by Werner Muensterberger and Sidney Axelrad
    5. White Racism: A Psychohistory by Joel Kovel
    6. One-Dimensional Man by Herbert Marcuse
    7. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    8. The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell
    9. The Need for Roots by Simone Weil
    10. Tom Watson: Agrarian Rebel by C. Vann Woodward
    The New York Review of Books, December 30, 1971, pp. 12-15
  13. The Revolving Bookstand
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    The most neglected books (42 Reviews)
    The Time of Man, by Elizabeth Madox Roberts
    1. The Time of Man by Elizabeth Madox Roberts
    2. The America of Jose Marti by Jose Marti
    3. Witness to the Truth by Edith Hamilton
    4. The End of the World by Geoffrey Dennis
    5. Pylon by William Faulkner
    6. Posthistoric Man by Roderick Seidenberg
    7. Sonnets by Hyder E. Rollins and William Shakespeare
    8. Union Now: With Great Britain by Clarence K. Streit
    9. World Order by Lionel Curtis
    10. Intellectual Things by Stanley J. Kunitz
    11. Adventures of Ideas by Alfred North Whitehead
    12. Essays and Addresses by John Burnet
    13. Last and First Men and Star Maker by Olaf Stapledon
    14. Call It Sleep by Henry Roth
    15. The North Atlantic Triangle by John Bartlet Brebner
    16. The Era of Tyrannies by Elie Halevy
    17. The New England Mind: From Colony to Province by Perry Miller
    18. Concord River by William Brewster
    19. A Treatise on Money by John Maynard Keynes
    20. Magister Ludi by Hermann Hesse
    21. The Night of Time by Rene Fulop-Miller
    22. The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder
    23. Not Guilty by John Dewey
    24. To Begin with by Raymond Pearl
    25. The Art of Walt Disney by Robert D. Feild
    26. The Attack on Leviathan by Donald Davidson
    27. Five Cities by George R. Leighton
    28. Conversation with the Earth by Hans Cloos
    29. Symbol and Metaphor in Human Experience by Martin Foss
    30. Serenade to the Big Bird by Bert Stiles
    31. The Mercy of the Court by Monica E. Porter
    32. Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry
    33. The Root and the Flower by L.H. Myers
    34. The Recognitions by William Gaddis
    35. From Day to Day by Odd Nansen
    36. A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There by Aldo Leopold
    37. The Great Wall Crumbles by Grover Clark
    38. Force and Freedom by Jacob Burckhardt and James Hastings Nichols
    39. The Captive Mind by Czeslaw Milosz
    40. The Memoirs of George Sherston by Siegfried Sassoon
    41. Academic Illusions in the Field of Letters and the Arts by Martin Schutze
    42. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee and Walker Evans
    The American Scholar, Autumn 1956, pp. 472-503