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Eudora Welty : writers' reflections upon first reading Welty

Author: Pearl Amelia McHaney
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hill Street Press, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Simply put, Eudora Welty is the greatest living writer of Southern fiction. On the occasion of her ninetieth birthday, many important writers have come together to offer their deeply personal tributes in honor of her importance as the "first lady of American letters.""--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eudora Welty.
Athens, Ga. : Hill Street Press, [1999]
(OCoLC)607262521
Named Person: Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl Amelia McHaney
ISBN: 1892514168 9781892514165 1892514176 9781892514172
OCLC Number: 41254925
Description: iv, 118 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Why these invitations? / Pearl Amelia McHaney --
Charm / Richard Bausch --
Tough as fire / Doris Betts --
First encounters / Fred Chappell --
On the occasion of Eudora Welty's ninetieth birthday / Ellen Douglas --
Out of the wilderness / Tony Earley --
Head stung, heart stung / Clyde Edgerton --
Miss Eudora when last seen / George Garrett --
A piece of news / Ellen Gilchrist --
One of them was dreaming / Anthony Grooms --
For Ms. Welty at ninety / Barry Hannah --
The essential clue and connection / Mary Hood --
Why Welty matters / Greg Johnson --
Eudora dear / William Maxwell --
Paradise Road / Willie Morris --
Golden apples / Alice Munro --
On my first becoming acquainted with Eudora Welty and her work / Daniéle Pitavy-Souques --
Finding Eudora / Reynolds Price --
Things from out in the world / Louis D. Rubin, Jr. --
Marble cake / Lee Smith --
The listener / William Jay Smith --
For the ninetieth / Elizabeth Spencer --
Clerihews / Richard Wilbur.
Responsibility: edited by Pearl Amelia McHaney.

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"Simply put, Eudora Welty is the greatest living writer of Southern fiction. On the occasion of her ninetieth birthday, many important writers have come together to offer their deeply personal tributes in honor of her importance as the "first lady of American letters.""--Jacket.

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