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Consuming silences : how we read authors who don't publish

Author: Myles Weber
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book looks at the careers of Tillie Olsen, Henry Roth, J. D. Salinger, and Ralph Ellison and suggests that an unproductive author could command critical attention by offering volumes of silence.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: J D Salinger; Ralph Ellison; Tillie Olsen; Henry Roth; Ralph Ellison; Tillie Olsen; Henry Roth; J D Salinger; Jerome D Salinger; Ralph Ellison; Tillie Olsen; Henry Roth
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Myles Weber
ISBN: 0820325600 9780820325606 0820326992 9780820326993
OCLC Number: 56104163
Description: 159 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Tillie Olsen and the question of silenced literature --
Henry Roth's second high-modernist masterpiece --
The revised edition of Henry Roth's Silence --
Augmenting the Salinger oeuvre by any means --
Subsequent thresholds to Invisible man.
Responsibility: Myles Weber.
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"For anyone who has ever wondered: What ever happened to... you know, that guy who wrote...? Miles Weber's Consuming Silences has an answer. This deliciously nasty study dissects why and how authors Read more...

 
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