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Eudora Welty : a biography

Author: Suzanne Marrs
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An account of the American writer's life and achievements traces her origins in Jackson, Mississippi, her relationships with such contemporaries as Katherine Anne Porter and E.M. Forster, and her receipt of numerous literary awards.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Biographies
Named Person: Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Welty, Eudora <1909-2001>; Eudora Welty
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Marrs
ISBN: 0151009147 9780151009145
OCLC Number: 57392476
Description: xix, 652, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Shelter and beyond: 1909-1931 --
Self discovery: 1931-1941 --
"Being apart from what matters," World War II and the home front: 1941-1945 --
"Love first and then separateness": 1945-1951 --
Finding a way out: 1951-1956 --
Losing battles: 1957-1966 --
Defending against time: 1966-1973 --
"The strong present tense," on and off the road: 1974-1980 --
"Ceaselessly into the past," self portraits: 1980-1984 --
"The lonesomeness and hilarity of survival": 1984-1991 --
"Old age hath yet her honor and her toil": 1991-2001.
Responsibility: Suzanne Marrs.
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An account of the American writer's life and achievements traces her origins in Jackson, Mississippi, her relationships with such contemporaries as Katherine Anne Porter and E.M. Forster, and her receipt of numerous literary awards.

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