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Alice Munro

Author: Coral Ann Howells
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the U.S. by St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Series: Contemporary world writers.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study of the work of Alice Munro explores the appeal of her fictions of small-town Canada with their precise attention to social surfaces and their fascination with local gossip and scandal.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howells, Coral Ann.
Alice Munro.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the U.S. by St. Martin's Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607062301
Online version:
Howells, Coral Ann.
Alice Munro.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the U.S. by St. Martin's Press, 1998
(OCoLC)630840619
Named Person: Alice Munro; Alice Munro; Alice Munro; Alice Munro; Alice Munro
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Coral Ann Howells
ISBN: 0719045584 9780719045585 0719045592 9780719045592
OCLC Number: 38936672
Description: xv, 184 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Contexts and intertexts --
Ontario gothic : Dance of the happy shades and Something I've been meaning to tell you --
Secrets and discoveries : Lives of girls and women --
Only formal connections : The beggar maid : Stories of Flo and Rose --
Star maps and shifting perspectives : The moons of Jupiter --
The art of indeterminacy : The progress of love --
On lies, secrets, and silence : Friend of my youth --
Taking risks : Open secrets --
Critical overview and conclusion.
Series Title: Contemporary world writers.
Responsibility: Coral Ann Howells.
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This study of the work of Alice Munro explores the appeal of her fictions of small-town Canada with their precise attention to social surfaces and their fascination with local gossip and scandal.

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