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Oration on literary and social culture

Francis A. Macomber

Oration on literary and social culture

by Francis A. Macomber

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Published by Book and job press of Benton & Andrews in Rochester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Culture

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    Other titlesOration and poem delivered before the Society of associated alumni, 1862, University of Rochester.
    Statementby Francis A. Macomber, Esq. Poem / Rev. Samuel P. Merrill
    ContributionsMerrill, Samuel Pearce, 1835-1913., University of Rochester. Alumni Association.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17509358M
    OCLC/WorldCa14050490

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    The connection between literature and life is intimate and vital. Literature is the expression of individual and social life and thought through language. While the subject matter and treatment must be such as are of general human interest, the expression must be . In the case of book publishing, a manuscript had to pass censorship and the decision of a state owned publishing house to publish and distribute the book. Books which met with official favor, for example, the collected speeches of Leonid Brezhnev were printed in vast quantities while less favored literary material might be published in limited.

    Culture consists of the beliefs, behaviors, objects, and other characteristics common to the members of a particular group or society. Through culture, people and groups define themselves, conform to society's shared values, and contribute to society. Thus, culture includes many societal aspects: language, customs, values, norms, mores, rules, tools, technologies, products, organizations, and. Birth of a Nation. In , director D. W. Griffith established his reputation with the highly successful film The Birth of a Nation, based on Thomas Dixon’s novel The Clansman, a prosegregation narrative about the American South during and after the Civil the time, The Birth of a Nation was the longest feature film ever made, at almost 3 hours, and contained huge battle scenes that.


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