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by Coral Ann Howells

Author: Coral Ann Howells
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Manchester University Press; 1 edition (August 6, 1998)
Pages: 208 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.8
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About the Author Series: Contemporary World Writers MUP. Paperback: 208 pages.

Coral Ann Howells is Professor of English and Canadian Literature at the University of Reading. Series: Contemporary World Writers MUP. ISBN-13: 978-0719045592. Product Dimensions: . x . inches.

Alice Munro (Contemporary World Writers). 0719045592 (ISBN13: 9780719045592). In this volume, Coral Ann Howells reads the short stories of Alice Munro with a glance to a critical backdrop that is lucidly Irigarayan and feminine; one that emphasises the female body and knowledge, and 'open secrets'; and is also influenced by Derrida and, moreso, by the writers of the American South, such as one of Munro's own favourites, Eudora.

Alice Munro is Canada’s greatest short story writer. Alice Munro : Contempory World Writers. by Coral Ann Howells.

Alice Munro All of the eight stories here are new, published in book form for the first .

Runaway" is the first story in this stunning collection, sure to be a runaway success. All of the eight stories here are new, published in book form for the first time. Two of the eight have never appeared anywhere, so this will be a special feast for the millions of Munro fans around the world. Miraculously, these stories seem to have been written by a young writer at the peak of her powers. The letter sweeps us away into a world of secrets and revelations where nothing - not even a courtship by letter that leads, over time, to a solid marriage - is as it originally seems.

Alice Munro-Canada's greatest short story writer . Coral Ann Howells is Professor of Canadian Literature at Reading University and a former chair of the Margaret Atwood Society. Alice Munro Contemporary world writers.

Alice Munro-Canada's greatest short story writer-creates women's narratives full of silent female knowledge, secrecy, and fascination with local gossip and scandal. This first full-length study of Munro's work explores the appeal of her fictional depictions of small-town Canadian life with their precise attention to social surfaces.

Canadian-born Alice Munro has established herself as one of the world's finest contemporary short. the projects he brainstormed for writer Barry Broadfoot, how he convinced eventual Nobel Prize contender Alice. Stories About Storytellers: Publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre. 19 MB·101 Downloads·New! the projects he brainstormed for writer Barry Broadfoot, how he convinced eventual Nobel Prize contender Alice.

by. Howells, Coral Ann. Publication date. Munro, Alice, 1931- - Criticism and interpretation. Manchester : Manchester University Press. Kahle/Austin Foundation.

Alice Ann Munro (/ˈælɪs ˌæn mʌnˈroʊ/, née Laidlaw /ˈleɪdlɔː/; born 10 July 1931) is a Canadian short story writer who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2013. Munro's work has been described as having revolutionized the architecture of short stories, especially in its tendency to move forward and backward in time. Her stories have been said to "embed more than announce, reveal more than parade.

Calling her a master of the contemporary short story, the Swedish Academy awarded 82-year-old Alice .

Calling her a master of the contemporary short story, the Swedish Academy awarded 82-year-old Alice Munro the Nobel Prize in Literature today. It is well-deserved, and hard-earned (and comes not long after she announced her retirement from fiction). After 14 story collections, Munro has reached at least a couple generations of writers with her psychologically subtle stories about ordinary men and women in Huron County, Ontario, her birthplace and home.

Alice Munro Contemporary World Writers. Canada: Manchester University Press. The Modern Short Story

Alice Munro Contemporary World Writers. The Modern Short Story. I assent to the wise advice of . Lewis, who once reminded us that, The first qualification for judging any piece of workmanship from a corkscrew to a cathedral is to know what it is-what it was intended to do and how it is meant to be used.

This is the first full-length study of Alice Munro's work to be published in Britain. Highlights Munro's distinctive storytelling methods where everything becomes both 'touchable and mysterious'.