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Author Balakian, Nona.

Title The creative present; notes on contemporary American fiction / Edited by Nona Balakian and Charles Simmons.

Publication Info. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1963.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  813.09 B    DUE 02-27-21
Edition [First edition].
Description xx, 265 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [257]-262.
Form Also issued online.
Contents Introductions / Nona Balakian and Charles Simmons -- James Baldwin and two footnotes / by Harvey Breit -- Ah, buddy : Salinger / by Donald Burr -- The fabulist's worlds: Vladimir Nabokov / by Alan Pryce-Jones -- McCullers and Capote / by Mark Schorer -- The American individualist tradition: Bellow and Styron / by Robert Graham Davis -- The radical moralism of Norman Mailer / by Diana Trilling -- The worlds of love: the fiction of Eudora Welty / by Alun R. Jones -- James Jones and Jack Kerouac: novelists of disjunction / by David L. Stevenson -- Generations of the fifties: Malamud, Gold and Updike / by Granville Hicks -- The novels of Mary McCarthy / by John Chamberlain -- Bibliographies -- Contributors.
Subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Added Author Simmons, Charles, 1924-2017
Other Form: Online version: Balakian, Nona. Creative present. [1st ed.] Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1963 (OCoLC)551258914
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