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Richard Yates up close : the writer and his works

Author: M J Naparsteck
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2012.
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"Richard Yates has been referred to as American's least known great writer. Today he's known primarily for the novel Revolutionary Road, considered by many as the greatest American novel of the second half of the twentieth century. This critical study examines the life and work of Yates by placing his body of work in cultural and personal context"--Provided by publisher.
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Naparsteck, M.J. (Martin John), 1944-
Richard Yates up close.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2012
(DLC) 2011047644
(OCoLC)682891163
Named Person: Richard Yates; Richard Yates
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M J Naparsteck
ISBN: 9780786486465 0786486465
OCLC Number: 772844934
Description: 1 online resource (x, 193 pages)
Contents: Introduction: appreciating Richard Yates --
The autobiographical nature of Yates's fiction --
The inevitability of unhappiness: Revolutionary Road --
The lies of Richard Yates: Eleven kinds of loneliness --
War interrupted: a special providence --
The depths of transition: disturbing the peace --
The possibilities of redemption: The Easter parade --
Static and memory: a good school --
Cruelty and optimism: Liars in love --
The artist ages: Young hearts crying --
Hope for the youngest: Cold Spring Harbor --
The collected stories --
Rethinking Richard Yates.
Responsibility: Martin Naparsteck.

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Examines the life and work of Richard Yates by placing his body of work in both cultural and personal context. Topics covered include the writing of his major novels, homosexuality, his role as a  Read more...

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