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Reid, Panthea

Works: 17 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 5,528 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Bibliography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3565.L82, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Panthea Reid
Most widely held works by Panthea Reid
Tillie Olsen one woman, many riddles by Panthea Reid( )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panthea Reid examines the complex life of this iconic feminist hero and twentieth-century literary giant. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Tillie Olsen spent her young adulthood there, in Kansas City, and in Faribault, Minnesota. She relocated to California in 1933 and lived most of her life in San Francisco. From 1962 on, she sojourned frequently in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Santa Cruz, and Soquel, California. She was a 1920s hell-cat; a 1930s revolutionary; an early 1940s crusader for equal pay for equal work and a war-relief patriot; an ex-GI's ideal wife in the later 1940s; a victim of FBI surveillance in the 1950s; a civil rights and antiwar advocate during the 1960s and 1970s; and a life-long orator for universal human rights. The enigma of Tillie Olsen is intertwined with that of the twentieth century. From the rebellions in Czarist Russia, through the terrors of the Depression and the hopes of the New Deal, to World War II, the Nuremberg Trials, and the United Nations founding, to the cold war and House Un-American Activities Committee hearings, to later progressive and repressive movements, the story of Olsen's life brings remote events into focus
William Faulkner : the abstract and the actual by Panthea Reid( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author carefully elucidates Faulkner's sense that art is transcendent, existing as "a vital abstraction whose connections with the "motion, which is life" are severed."
Art and affection : a life of Virginia Woolf by Panthea Reid( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this bold and compassionate new biography, Panthea Reid at last weaves together the diverse strands of Virginia Woolf's life and career. In lucid and often poetic prose, she offers a dazzlingly complete portrait that is essential to our reading of Woolf. Rich in detail and imaginative insight, Art and Affection meticulously documents how the twin desires to write and to be loved drove Woolf all her life. Drawing on a wealth of original documents, many unfamiliar and heretofore unpublished, including the surviving letters of Woolf's parents and grandmother, the vast collection of letters written among Bloomsbury friends and acquaintances, the manuscripts of Woolf's writing, her suicide notes, and other sources, Reid allows Woolf and her intimates to speak for themselves
The Art of Walker Percy : stratagems for being ( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conversations with Ellen Douglas ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature : fiction, poetry, drama ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Art of Walker Percy : strategems for being ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guide to teaching literature : fiction, poetry, drama by Joseph K Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abstraction and insularity in the fiction of William Faulkner by Panthea Reid( )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tillie Olsen by Panthea Reid( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with Meta Carpenter Wilde by Meta Carpenter Wilde( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Panthea Reid/Ellen Douglas collection by Panthea Reid( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection contain correspondence and miscellaneous documents related to the life of author Ellen Douglas
Virginia Woolf, Leslie Stephen, Julia Margaret Cameron, and the Prince of Abyssinia : an inquiry into certain colonialist representations by Panthea Reid( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Walker Percy and the myth of the innocent eye by Panthea Reid( )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Elizabeth P. Richardson papers by Elizabeth P Richardson( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers include correspondence, a collection of scrapbooks containing articles and images related to Bloomsbury and Virginia Woolf, reading notes, drafts of essays, notes and galley proofs for Richardson's A Bloomsbury iconography, and artwork. Correspondents include Quentin and Anne Olivier Bell, John W. Bicknell, Elizabeth French Boyd, B.J. Kirkpatrick, Panthea Reid, S.P. Rosenbaum, Frederic Spotts, Barbara Strachey, J. Howard Woolmer and other Bloomsbury scholars
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Alternative Names
Broughton, Panthea Reid
Reid Broughton, Panthea
Reid Panthea
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