By Richard C. Moreland,Greg Forter,Lothar Honnighausen,Thomas McHaney,John Rowe,Ted Atkinson,Timothy Caron,Deborah N. Cohn,Susan V. Donaldson,Leigh Anne Duck,John Duvall
This complete Companion to William Faulkner displays the present dynamic country of Faulkner studies.
- Explores the contexts, feedback, genres and interpretations of Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner, arguably the best American novelist
- Comprises newly-commissioned essays written by way of a global contributor crew of prime scholars
- Guides readers throughout the plethora of serious methods to Faulkner during the last few decades
- Draws upon present Faulkner scholarship, in addition to severely reflecting on prior interpretations
Read or Download A Companion to William Faulkner (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) PDF
Best biographies & memoirs of authors books
Largely thought of to be certainly one of Canada's most vital authors, David Adams Richards has been honoured with a Giller Prize and Governor General's Literary Awards. regardless of this, there was a dearth of severe appraisal of his lifestyles and works. In David Adams Richards of the Miramichi, Tony Tremblay sheds gentle not just on Richards' paintings and achievements, but additionally on Canadian literary feedback ordinarily.
I used to be jealous of her writing the single writing i've been jealous of. ' Virginia Woolf largely said as New Zealand's most interesting author, Katherine Mansfield holds a different position within the hearts of recent Zealanders. a brand new biography is an important literary occasion. Katherine Mansfield: The Story-teller is the 1st new biography of Mansfield for 1 / 4 of a century.
"Venturesome feminist," historian Nancy Cott's time period, completely describes Susan Glaspell (1876-1948), America's first very important sleek woman playwright, winner of the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for drama, and the most revered novelists and brief tale writers of her time. In her existence she explored uncharted areas and in her writing she created intrepid girl characters who did a similar.
A. E. Housman (1859-1936) was once either a celebrated poet and the most important classicist of his day. His poetry used to be set to tune by way of various composers together with Arthur Somervell, Ralph Vaughan Williams, GeorgeButterworth, Ivor Gurney, John eire and Samuel Barber. Housman's painstaking vocation, to revive classical manuscripts by means of correcting textual blunders, took up nearly the entire of his operating existence.
- The Summer of '72
- Reading the World: Confessions of a Literary Explorer
- The Life and Poetry of Ted Kooser
- Conversations with Edwidge Danticat (Literary Conversations Series)
- Tillie Olsen: One Woman, Many Riddles
Additional info for A Companion to William Faulkner (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture)
A Companion to William Faulkner (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) by Richard C. Moreland,Greg Forter,Lothar Honnighausen,Thomas McHaney,John Rowe,Ted Atkinson,Timothy Caron,Deborah N. Cohn,Susan V. Donaldson,Leigh Anne Duck,John Duvall