1951 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1951.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954

If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don't feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth.

— Opening lines of The Catcher in the Rye

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  1. ^ "C. S. Lewis". Headington History. Oxford. Retrieved 2018-11-10.
  2. ^ Connie Ann Kirk (2008). Critical Companion to Flannery O'Connor. Infobase Publishing. p. 315. ISBN 978-1-4381-0846-9.
  3. ^ Dymphna Cusack; Florence James; Miles Franklin (2001). Yarn Spinners: A Story in Letters. University of Queensland Press. p. 278. ISBN 978-0-7022-3192-6.
  4. ^ William Lawlor (2005). Beat Culture: Lifestyles, Icons, and Impact. ABC-CLIO. p. 363. ISBN 978-1-85109-400-4.
  5. ^ "Noel Coward and Ian Fleming". Dover Museum. Retrieved 2018-11-10.
  6. ^ Gale, Cengage Learning. A Study Guide for E.E. Cummings's "in Just--". Gale, Cengage Learning. p. 5. ISBN 978-1-4103-4941-5.
  7. ^ Robert Ross; Robert S. Ross (1999). Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction: An Anthology. Psychology Press. p. 425. ISBN 978-0-8153-1431-8.
  8. ^ Alan E. Knight; Robert W. Frank, Jr. (1997). The Stage as Mirror: Civic Theatre in Late Medieval Europe. Boydell & Brewer. p. 91. ISBN 978-0-85991-422-2.
  9. ^ Béatrice de Andia (2001). Larousse Paris. Larousse. p. 238. ISBN 978-2-03-585012-6.
  10. ^ Clark Layman Bruccoli; Gale Cengage (1996). British Children's Writers Since 1960: First series. Gale Research. pp. 181–183. ISBN 978-0-8103-9356-1.
  11. ^ Christian Riegel (2007). Twenty-first-century Canadian Writers. Thomson Gale. p. 244. ISBN 978-0-7876-8152-4.
  12. ^ Canadian Writers and Their Work: Poetry series. ECW Press. 1996. p. 125.
  13. ^ "Veteran journalist Christie Blatchford was known for her work ethic and wit".
  14. ^ "Amir Barghashi" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute. Retrieved 15 June 2010.
  15. ^ Reid, Suzanne (1998). Presenting young adult science fiction. New York London England: Twayne Publishers Prentice Hall International. p. 36. ISBN 9780805716535.
  16. ^ Sandro Romero Rey (12 August 2015). Memorias de una cinefilia: (Andrés Caicedo, Carlos Mayolo, Luis Ospina) (in Spanish). Siglo del Hombre Editores. p. 108. ISBN 978-958-665-369-5.
  17. ^ "Louise Rennison: Comedian and bestselling author of teen fiction". The Independent. 8 March 2016. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  18. ^ Contemporary Dramatists. St. James Press. 1993. p. 183.
  19. ^ Scott P. Richert (2011). Bill Bryson. Marshall Cavendish. p. 105. ISBN 978-0-7614-4120-5.
  20. ^ Publitec Publications (22 December 2011). Who's Who in the Arab World 2007-2008. Walter de Gruyter. p. 54. ISBN 978-3-11-093004-7.
  21. ^ Paul Michael Lützeler (1987). Hermann Broch: A Biography. Quartet. p. 265. ISBN 978-0-7043-2604-0.
  22. ^ Philippe Michel-Thiriet; Dominique Frémy (1989). The Book of Proust. Chatto & Windus. p. 161. ISBN 978-0-7011-3360-3.
  23. ^ Harriet Monroe (1953). Poetry. Modern Poetry Association. p. 153.
  24. ^ Bernice E. Cullinan; Diane Goetz Person (1 January 2005). The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature. A&C Black. p. 348. ISBN 978-0-8264-1778-7.