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Trilion (Firm)

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Works: 155 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 1,175 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Filmed interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction films  Short films  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  History 
Classifications: PS3563.O8749, 813.54
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Publications about Trilion (Firm)
Publications by Trilion (Firm)
Most widely held works by Trilion (Firm)
Margaret Atwood by Margaret Atwood( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Margaret Atwood talks with Hermione Lee about themes of women "breaking out," literature informed by fairy tales, visual imagery as inspiration, mythology in contemporary literature, comparing the short story with the novel, autobiography as source material, writing as a woman from the male point of view, and using humor
Nadine Gordimer by Nadine Gordimer( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
South African writer Nadine Gordimer discusses her life and work with Margaret Walters. Topics include: motives for writing a political novel, Africa's landscapes, writing in exile, South African black consciousness movement, and how to end a book
Toni Morrison by Toni Morrison( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Toni Morrison has a discussion with A.S. Byatt on defining oneself as a writer, the visual as starting point of the novel, Black American literature, comparing spoken with written language, the terraine of Black women novelists, the political in writing, and characterisation and style
Edward Said with Salman Rushdie by Edward W Said( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Edward Said talks with Salman Rushdie about his concerns regarding Palestinian identity and experience
Gloria Naylor by Gloria Naylor( visu )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Naylor discusses her life and writings, especially as she attempts to represent the experiences of Black women in America
Salman Rushdie by Salman Rushdie( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Rushdie discusses his work, cultural histories written from a political perspective, and writing about Nicaragua
Ben Okri by Ben Okri( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A discussion which covers socialist realism in the African novel; use of ghosts as representations of nightmares; second generation of African writers and their relationship with the first; using style as distancing factor from experience; differences in language between the novel and the short story; and using literature to face wounds
Anthony Burgess by A. S Byatt( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Author Anthony Burgess discusses his life and work with A. S. Byatt. Topics include: quarreling with the Catholic God, influence of music on structure, role fo language in "A clockwork orange", "evil" as a theological reality, choosing a title, and a background to "Earthly powers"
Isabel Allende, with Marina Warner by Isabel Allende( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Isabel Allende, niece of the late President Salvador Allende of Chile, talks about her life and work as a writer
Writers talk : Mongane Serote with Edward Blishen by Mongane Wally Serote( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Mongane Serote, the South African poet, talks to Edward Blishen about the role of the artist in the restricted society of black South Africa
Joyce Carol Oates, with Hermione Lee by Joyce Carol Oates( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Oates discusses her work along with her novel, American appetites, with writer and critic Hermione Lee
Marina Warner by Marina Warner( visu )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Marina Warner speaks with Lisa Appignanesi about her life as a writer, historian and critic. Some of the topics they discuss are women and virginity, influences of Catholicism, gender and separation, women's history within fairy tales and a comparison of history and fiction
Fay Weldon, with Valerie Grove by Fay Weldon( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Weldon's literary history is discussed
William Gaddis in conversation by William Gaddis( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
American author William Gaddis discusses his novels, his life, and his views on the condition of contemporary America in an interview with Malcolm Bradbury
Marilyn French by Marilyn French( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Author Marilyn French discusses her life and work with Sarah Dunant. Topics include: power structures and patriarchy, male/female relationships, mother/daughter relationships, childraising, and sexuality and pregnancy
Janice Shinebourne with Susheila Nasta ; Pt. II, Beryl Gilroy ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Two Caribbean women authors talk about their lives and their work
Marge Piercy by Marge Piercy( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Marge Piercy is interviewed about the content of her writings by Nikki Gerrard
Writers talk : Robertson Davies with Edward Blishen by Robertson Davies( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Topics discussed in the interview: --Theatrical qualities of books. --Immigrants' impact of culture. --Illusion and deception in art. --Being Canadian. --The nature of compassion
John Updike : in his own words by John Updike( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Presents segments from the only writers' workshop Updike has ever conducted. Updike explores his beginnings as a writer and offers his unique perception of the writing process. Workshop sessions are blended with exclusive interviews in which Updike talks about his Pennsylvania roots and reads aloud from his own works
Writers talk : Kazuo Ishiguro with Clive Sinclair by Kazuo Ishiguro( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Topics discussed in the interview: --Creating authentic fictional worlds. --Growing up in the shadow of the atom bomb. --Moral crisis of post-war Japan
 
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