American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

H. P. Lovecraft Book Club: Series 2: Episode 2: World War I Writings

April 12, 2020

In this episode I dig into some of Lovecraft's amateur journalism dealing with the First World War. Why did he think the U.S. should back Great Britain in the conflict? It has a lot to do with race and his vision of an Anglo-American "white Atlantic".