Tag: John dos Passos


The Conversion Odyssey

John Dos Passos hasĀ a mesmerizing name. The “John” doesn’t fit the “Dos Passos,” does it? Shouldn’t be Juan Dos Passos? But John Dos Passos was one of the Four Horsemen of American literature in the first half of the 20th century. And all four horsemen were Nomads, according to generational historians Howe and Strauss. The …