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The fiction of Ellen Gilchrist : an appreciation

Author: Brad Hooper
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Known both for her short fiction and her novels, Gilchrist has been awarded several honors throughout her career. This book examines her fiction, book by book, and offers an appreciation of her craft  Read more...

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Genre/Form: litteraturanalyser
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Named Person: Ellen Gilchrist
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brad Hooper
ISBN: 0275985938 9780275985936
OCLC Number: 475337273
Description: 167 sider
Contents: Indhold: Gilchrist's short story debut (In the land of dreamy dreams) ; Gilchrist's first novel (The annunciation) ; Short story successes (Victory over Japan, Drunk with love) ; Slight of hand (The Anna papers, I cannot get you close enough) ; More visits with recurrent characters (Light can be both wave and particle) ; Two hits and a miss (Net of jewels, Starcarbon, Anabasis) ; Hitting her stride in stories and novels (Age of miracles, Rhoda, Courts of love, Sarah Conley) ; Even more story collections (Flights of angels, The cabal and other stories) ; Ellen Gilchrist's contribution and further evidence of her talent (Collected stories and I, Rhoda Manning, Go hunting with my daddy)
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"Paying special attention to characters who evolve throughout Gilchrist's corpus, Hooper suggests that her greatest achievements are the Rhoda Manning childhood tales and the Nora Jane Whittington Read more...

 
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