The critical response to William Styron (Book, 1995) []
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The critical response to William Styron

The critical response to William Styron

Author: Daniel William Ross
Publisher: Westport (Conn.) ; London : Greenwood Press, 1995.
Series: Critical responses in arts and letters, 22
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This text traces the critical reception of the writings of William Styron since the 1950s. All of Styron's novels are covered, with an emphasis on "Lie Down in Darkness", "The Confessions of Nat  Read more...


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Named Person: William Styron
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel William Ross
ISBN: 0313280002 9780313280009
OCLC Number: 468825293
Description: XVII-285 p. ; 25 cm
Contents: Series Foreword by Cameron Northouse William Styron's Published Writings: A Checklist Introduction Lie Down in Darkness Domestic Tragedy in Virginia by Maxwell Geisman (1951) Memorable First Novel Demolishes a Family by Lee Grove (1951) What to Do About Chaos by Louis D. Rubin (1951) Discarded Watermelon Rinds: The Rainbow Aesthetic of Styron's Lie Down in Darkness by William J. Scheick (1978) In Quest of Redemption: The Religious Background of Peyton's Monologue in Lie Down in Darkness by John Lang (1983) "a new father, a new home": Styron, Faulkner, and Southern Revisionism by Christopher Metress (1990) Darkness Visible and Invisible: The Landscape of Depression in Lie Down in Darkness by Jeffrey Berman (1994) The Long March William Styron by Richard Pearce (1971) Styron's Farewell to Arms: Writings on the Military by Judith Ruderman (1987) Set This House on Fire Review, Thomas F. Curley (1960) Review, Charles Monaghan (1960) The Absurd Hero in American Fiction: Updike, Styron, Bellow, Salinger by David D. Galloway (1970) Styron's Disguises: A Provisional Rebel in Christian Masquerade by Samuel Coale (1985) The Confessions of Nat Turner The Fire Last Time by George Steiner (1967) Through the Midst of Jerusalem by Philip Rahv (1967) You've Taken My Nat and Gone by Vincent Harding (1968) The Confessions of Nat Turner: History and Imagination by Floyd C. Watkins (1977) This Unquiet Dust: The Problem of History in Styron's The Confessions of Nat Turner by James M. Mellard (1983) Sophie's Choice A Novel of Evil by John Gardner (1979) Evil and William Styron by Pearl K. Bell (1979) Speaking and Unspeakable in Styron's Sophie's Choice by Michael Kreyling (1984) The Thematic Unity of Sophie's Choice by John Kenny Crane (1985) William Styron's Sophie's Choice: The Structure of Oppression by Carolyn A. Durham (1984) The Reach of Fiction: Narrative Technique in Styron's Sophie's Choice by Richard G. Law (1991) Darkness Visible Surmounting the Intolerable: Reconstructing Loss in Sophie's Choice, "A Tidewater Morning," and Darkness Visible by Thornton F. Jordan (1994) Bibliography of Criticism Index
Series Title: Critical responses in arts and letters, 22
Responsibility: ed ; by Daniel W. Ross.
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