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Teaching the American Twenties: Exploring the Decade through Literature and Art

Regionalism: Reacting to the Modern

Cover of Fugitives: an anthology of verse

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This 1924 volume of poetry, edited by Donald Davidson, featured the works of a group of southern writers who called themselves the "Fugitive poets." The Fugitives would later evolve into the group of "Twelve Southerners" who produced the agrarian manifesto I'll Take My Stand.

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