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American Women Short Story Writers

A Collection of Critical Essays

by Julie Brown

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Essays

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9797974M
    ISBN 100756760925
    ISBN 109780756760922

    Introduction to Women Writers of the Short Story, Nagel, James. The Contemporary American Short-Story Cycle: The Ethnic Resonance of Genre. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, O'Brien, Edward J. The Advance of the American Short Story (, reprinted by .

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Cherríe Moraga, co-author of This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color and author of A Xicana Codex of Changing Consciousness Alejandro Morales, author of Old Faces and New Wine (), Death of an Anglo (), Reto en el Paraiso (), The Brick People (), and The Rag Doll Plagues () [1].

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This collection of original and classic essays examines the contributions that female authors have made to the short story.

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The introductory chapter discusses why genre critics have ignored works by.Question: What American short-story writer from Jackson, Mississippi, produced the memoir One Writer’s Beginnings from a series of lectures she gave at Harvard? Answer: Eudora Weltypublished the memoir One Writer's Beginnings in Originating in a series of three lectures given at Harvard, it evoked what Welty styled her “sheltered life.

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