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Carson McCullers

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York, NY : Bloom's Literary Criticism, ©2009.
Series: Bloom's modern critical views.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Presents ten critical essays on the writings of twentieth-century American author Carson McCullers, and includes a chronology of her life, a bibliography, and an introduction by Harold Bloom.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Carson McCullers; Carson McCullers; Carson McCullers
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 9781604133943 1604133945
OCLC Number: 246199718
Description: vii, 192 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: "Gray eyes is glass" : image and theme in The member of the wedding / Tony J. Stafford --
"A mixture of delicious and freak" : the queer fiction of Carson McCullers / Rachel Adams --
Expanding southern whiteness: reconceptualizing ethnic differences in the short fiction of Carson McCullers / Cynthia Wu --
Revisiting the southern grotesque: Mikhail Bakhtin and the case of Carson McCullers / Sarah Gleeson-White --
Carson McCullers's primal scenes: The ballad of the sad café / Doreen Fowler --
Delayed entrance of Lily Mae Jenkins: queer identity, gender ambiguity and southern ambivalence in Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding / Betty E. McKinnie and Carlos L. Dews --
Divided hearts: Carson McCullers and Harper Lee explore racial uncertainty / Jeff Abernathy --
Approaching community in Carson McCullers The heart is a lonely hunter / Jennifer Murray --The afterlife of coverture: contract and gift in "The ballad of the sad café" / Naomi Morgenstern --
Ambiguity--
the ideal way of having the world / Ellen Matlok-Ziemann.
Series Title: Bloom's modern critical views.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
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McCullers' fiction, including "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter", "The Member of the Wedding", and "The Ballad of the Sad Cafe", established her as a key voice of the 1940s and '50s. This work discusses  Read more...

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"Harold Bloom adds some fantastic critical literary guides, providing interpretations and issues that should reach a wide audience from adults to young adults at the high school and college levels."

 
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