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The creative present; notes on contemporary American fiction.

Author: Nona Balakian; Charles Simmons
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Balakian, Nona.
Creative present.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1963
(OCoLC)551258914
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nona Balakian; Charles Simmons
OCLC Number: 180755
Description: xx, 265 pages 22 cm
Contents: Introductions / Nona Balakian and Charles Simmons --
James Baldwin and two footnotes / by Harvey Breit --
Ah, buddy : Salinger / by Donald Burr --
The fabulist's worlds: Vladimir Nabokov / by Alan Pryce-Jones --
McCullers and Capote / by Mark Schorer --
The American individualist tradition: Bellow and Styron / by Robert Graham Davis --
The radical moralism of Norman Mailer / by Diana Trilling --
The worlds of love: the fiction of Eudora Welty / by Alun R. Jones --
James Jones and Jack Kerouac: novelists of disjunction / by David L. Stevenson --
Generations of the fifties: Malamud, Gold and Updike / by Granville Hicks --
The novels of Mary McCarthy / by John Chamberlain --
Bibliographies --
Contributors.
Responsibility: Edited by Nona Balakian and Charles Simmons.

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