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Critical essays on Walker Percy

Author: J Donald Crowley; Sue Mitchell Crowley
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, ©1989.
Series: Critical essays on American literature.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Aufsatzsammlung
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Crowley, J. Donald (Joseph Donald).
Critical essays on Walker Percy.
Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, ©1989
(OCoLC)596402648
Named Person: Walker Percy; Walker Percy; Walker Percy; Walker Percy; Percy, Walker <1916-1990> - Critique et interprétation.; Walker Percy
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Donald Crowley; Sue Mitchell Crowley
ISBN: 0816188807 9780816188802
OCLC Number: 19222852
Description: viii, 294 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Moviegoing and other intimacies / Stanley Edgar Hyman --
Gentleman without a past / Joyce Carol Oates --
The hero as "case" / Frederick C. Crews --
Ravening particles of anxiety / Wilfrid Sheed --
Clowns / V.S. Pritchett --
Logos and ephiphany: Walker Percy's theory of language / Charles P. Bigger --
The quest for the philosophical novel / John Gardner --
A thinking man's Kurt Vonnegut / Benjamin DeMott --
A pop-Socratic survey of despair / Francine Du Plessix Gray --
Percy's Christian humanist, more hero than saint / Thomas D'Evelyn --
Questions they never asked me (so he asked them himself) / Walker Percy --
The pilgrimage of Walker Percy / Alfred Kazin --
Basking in the eye of the storm : the esthetics of loss in Walker Percy's The moviegoer / Richard Pindell --
The parabolic in Faulkner, O'Connor and Percy / Sally McFague --
The eschatological vision of Walker Percy / Thomas LeClair --
The search for place in Walker Percy's novels / Mark Johnson --
Walker Percy: Sensualist thinker / William Dowie, S.J. --
A symbolic structure for Walker Percy's fiction / J.P. Tellote --
Story, story-teller and listener: notes on Lancelot / Simone Vauthier --
Walker Percy and modern Gnosticism / Cleanth Brooks --
The semiotics of memory: suicide in The second coming / J.G. Kennedy --
Walker Percy's wager: The second coming / Sue Mitchell Crowley --
Walker Percy's Prodigal son / Lewis A. Lawson --
Walker Percy: the continuity of the complex fate / J. Donald Crowley.
Series Title: Critical essays on American literature.
Responsibility: J. Donald Crowley and Sue Mitchell Crowley.
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