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Presentation
Yankee Neal and Edgar Poe: A Literary Friendship
Positively Poe Conference (2013)
  • Philip Edward Phillips, Middle Tennessee State University
Abstract

This literary historical paper analyzes the development of the literary mentorship and friendship revealed in the documented correspondence between Edgar A. Poe and John Neal, establishes common aesthetic concerns in their respective literary works, and discusses Neal's posthumous defense of Poe.

Keywords
  • Edgar Allan Poe,
  • John Neal
Publication Date
June 25, 2013
Citation Information
Philip Edward Phillips. "Yankee Neal and Edgar Poe: A Literary Friendship" Positively Poe Conference (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/philip_phillips/46/