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A reader's companion to the short story in English

Author: Erin Fallon; Society for the Study of the Short Story.
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.
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This reference volume brings together biographical and critical information on contemporary English-language short story writers from around the world. It includes aphabetically-arranged entries for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Biography
Dictionaries
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Erin Fallon; Society for the Study of the Short Story.
ISBN: 0313291047 9780313291043
OCLC Number: 43569395
Description: xxxiv, 432 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface / Mary Rohrberger --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction: A glance at the history of the short story in English / R.C. Feddersen --
Chinua Achebe / Charles Dameron --
Ama Ata Aidoo / Susan Rochett-Crawley --
Jessica Anderson / Selina Samuels --
Margaret Eleanor Atwood / Linda H. Straubel and Gayle Elliott --
Toni Cade Bambara / Carol Franko --
John Simmons Barth / Terry J. Martin --
Donald Barthelme / Jerome Klinkowitz --
Ann Beattie / Michael W. Young and Troy Thibodeaux --
Morley Callaghan / Grant Tracey --
Angela (Olive) Carter / Erica Benson --
Raymond Carver / Hilary Siebert --
Sandra Cisneros / L.M. Lewis --
Robert Coover / Wayne B. Stengel --
Anita Desai / Minoli Salgado --
(Karen) Louise Erdrich / Norma C. Wilson --
Richard Ford / Larry D. Griffin --
Janet Frame / Susan Rochette-Crawley --
Ernest J. Gaines / Mary Ellen Doyle --
Mavis Gallant / Michael Trussler --
Nadine Gordimer / Christine Loflin --
Patricia Grace / Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure --
Gish Jen / R.C. Feddersen --
Charles Richard Johnson / Scharron A. Shy-Clayton --
Elizabeth Jolley / Brian Dibble --
Jamaica Kincaid / Hermine Lee --
Maxine Hong Kingston / Jennie Wang --
Doris Lessing / Rich Oehling --
Bernard Malamud / Begona Sio-Castineira --
Bobbie Ann Mason / Cheryl Roberts --
James Alan McPherson / James Kurtzleben --
Lorrie Moore / Robin Werner --
Bharati Mukherjee / Sherry Morton-Mollo --
Alice Munro / J.R. (Tim) Struthers --
R.K. Narayan / Britta Olinder --
Tim O'Brien / Brady Harrison --
Michael Ondaatje / Allan Weiss --
Cynthia Ozick / Allan Weiss --
Grace Paley / Ann Charters --
Velma Pollard / Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure --
Victor Sawdon Pritchett / Karen Tracey --
Jean Rhys / Paul Kotrodimos --
Salman Rushdie / Farhat Iftekharuddin --
Samuel Dickson Selvon / Hermine Lee --
Olive Senior / Mary Gravitt --
Leslie Marmon Silko / Neil Nakadate --
Amy Tan / Elias Ellefson --
William Trevor / Miriam Marty Clark.
Responsibility: edited by Erin Fallon [and others] ; under the auspices of the Society for the Study of the Short Story.

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