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Tillie Olsen : one woman, many riddles

Author: Panthea Reid
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the complex life of Tillie Olsen - the iconic feminist hero and 20th-century literary giant. This biography - based on diaries, letters, manuscripts, private documents, resurrected public  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reid, Panthea.
Tillie Olsen.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009006026
(OCoLC)304387725
Named Person: Tillie Olsen; Tillie Olsen
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Panthea Reid
ISBN: 9780813548135 0813548136
OCLC Number: 593295669
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 449 pages, [12] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Escapes: 1880s-1916 --
Reality Raised: 1917-1924 --
Magnetic Personality: 1925-1929 --
Revolutionary and Mother: 1930-1933 --
Early Genius: 1934 --
Great Feminine Hope: 1935-1936 --
Dead and Resuscitated Hope: 1937-1939 --
War-Relief Hero: 1940-1945 --
Ex-GIs Ideal Wife: 1964-1950 --
Victim and Remaker: 1951-1955 --
Great Value as a Writer: 1956-1961 --
Ego Strength: 1962-1969 --
Tillie Appleseed: 1970-1974 --
Queen Bee: 1975-1980 --
Image Control: 1981-1996 --
Enter Biographer: 1997-2007 --
Appendix A: Bibliography of Primary Works by Tillie Lerner Olsen --
Appendix B: Family Tree of Olsen, Lerner, Goldberg, and Goldfarb Families --
Appendix C: 1935 Plan for the 1930s Proletarian Novel.
Responsibility: Panthea Reid.

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