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Title American women writing fiction : memory, identity, family, space / Mickey Pearlman, editor.

Publication Info. Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, [1989]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  813.9 P31    Check Shelf
Description 236 pages : portraits ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents Joyce Carol Oates: the enclosure of identity in the earlier stories / Frank R. Cunningham ; Anne Hiemstra -- Mary Gordon: the struggle with love / John W. Mahon -- Joan Didion: the bond between narrator and heroine in Democracy / Katherine Usher Henderson -- Louise Erdich: Of cars, time, and the river / Marvin Magalaner ; Mickey Pearlman -- Alison Lurie: the uses of adultery / Katharine M. Rogers ; Mickey Pearlman -- Susan Fromberg Schaeffer: the power of memory, family, and space / Mickey Pearlman -- Toni Cade Bambara: the dance of character and community / Martha M. Vertreace -- Gail Godwin: the Odd woman and literary feminism / Rachel M. Brownstein ; Mickey Pearlman -- Jayne Anne Phillips: women's narrative and the recreation of history / Phyllis Lassner -- Mary Lee Settle: "Ambiguity of steel" / Jane Gentry Vance ; Jane gentry vance and Mickey Pearlman.
Subject American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Psychological fiction, American -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Women authors -- Bibliography.
American fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.
Fiction -- Authorship -- Psychological aspects.
Identity (Psychology) in literature.
Space and time in literature.
Memory in literature.
Families in literature.
Women in literature.
Added Author Pearlman, Mickey, 1938-
ISBN 0813116570
0813101824 paperback
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