It cant happen here is a semi satirical 1935 political novel by american author sinclair lewis and a 1936 play adapted from the novel by lewis and john c moffitt published during the rise of fascism in europe the novel describes the rise of berzelius buzz windrip a demagogue who is elected president of the united states after fomenting fear and promising drastic economic and social . It cant happen here 1935 is a prescient commentary on american society in the mid 1930s by sinclair lewis 1885 1951 a noble prize for literature laureate 1930 it cant happen here is the story of a fictional fascist governments rise in mid 1930s usa an insecure society deep in socio economic turmoil. It cant happen here signet classics sinclair lewis michael meyer gary scharnhorst on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the novel that foreshadowed donald trumps authoritarian appeal salon it cant happen here is the only one of sinclair lewiss later novels to match the power of main street. At a moment when instability seems to be the only constant in american politics it cant happen here offers an alluring if terrifying certainty it can happen here and what comes next . It cant happen here by sinclair lewis free ebook chapter iii doremus jessup editor and proprietor of the daily informer the bible of the conservative vermont farmers up and down the beulah valley was born in fort beulah in 1876 only son of an impecunious universalist pastor the reverend loren jessuphis mother was no less than a bass of massachusetts
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