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Margaret Atwood : works and impact

Author: Reingard M Nischik
Publisher: Rochester, NY : Camden House, 2000.
Series: European studies in American literature and culture.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fifteen essays treat Atwood's life and status, her works, and important approaches to her works.
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Named Person: Margaret Atwood; Margaret Eleanor Atwood; Margaret Atwood; Margaret Eleanor Atwood
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reingard M Nischik
ISBN: 1571131396 9781571131393
OCLC Number: 44313299
Description: xii, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: "Flagpoles and entrance doors" : introduction / Reingard M. Nischik --
Lions, tigers, and pussycats : Margaret Atwood (auto- ) biographically / Nathalie Cooke --
Celebrity, or, A Disneyland of the soul : Margaret Atwood and the media / Susanne Becker --
Canonizing Atwood : her impact on teaching in the US, Canada, and Europe / Caroline Rosenthal --
On the border : Margaret Atwood's novels / Alice M. Palumbo --
Margaret Atwood's short fiction / Charlotte Sturgess --
Margaret Atwood's poetry 1966-1995 / Lothar Hönnighausen --
"A certain frivolity" : Margaret Atwood's literary criticism / Walter Pache --
Transgressing genre : a generic approach to Margaret Atwood's novels / Coral Ann Howells --
Alias Atwood : narrative games and gender politics / Barbara Hill Rigney --
Margaret Atwood : a Canadian nationalist / Paul Goetsch --
Margaret Atwood, the land, and ecology / Ronald B. Hatch --
Recycling culture : kitsch, camp, and trash in Margaret Atwood's fiction / Lorna Irvine --
Mythological intertexts in Margaret Atwood's works / Sharon R. Wilson --
Re-constructions of reality in Margaret Atwood's literature : a constructionist approach / Klaus Peter Müller --
Challenging the reader : an analysis of Margaret Atwood's creative technique in her first published novel / Helmut Reichenbächer --
Creativity : an interview with Margaret Atwood / Gabriele Metzler --
Working with Margaret Atwood / Ellen Seligman --
Charted and uncharted courses / Nan A. Talese --
On loyalty and love / Liz Calder --
Representing Margaret Atwood / Phoebe Larmore --
Assisting Margaret Atwood / Sarah Cooper --
Reminiscing / Helmut Frielinghaus --
On translating Margaret Atwood / Brigitte Walitzek --
The J-stroke / Arnulf Conradi --
Margaret Atwood in statements by fellow writers --
Cartoons by and on Margaret Atwood.
Series Title: European studies in American literature and culture.
Responsibility: edited by Reingard M. Nischik.
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Prepared on the occasion of Margaret Atwood's sixtieth birthday in November 1999, this book takes stock of her multifarious works and serves as a wide-ranging introduction to the writer and her  Read more...

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Winner of the Best Book Award of the Margaret Atwood Society, 1999/2000. Represents the best collective Atwood criticism that I have seen for years. NEWSLETTER OF THE MARGARET ATWOOD SOCIETY Read more...

 
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