Hello world!

Canadian Writers at Work

Author: Geoff Hancock

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: UOM:39015049210779

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 312

View: 180

Download Now →

This book includes ten of the best interviews--with Alice Munro, Margaret Atwood, Bharati Mukherjee, Mavis Gallant, Josef Skvorecky, and others--from Canadian Fiction Magazine. Discussing modernist and postmodernist techniques, the influence of biography, the morality of art, the pressures put on writing by the contemporary world, and what it means to live in and write about Canada, these classic interviews, many out of print until now, provide invigorating debate on Canadian literature today.
Canadian Writers at Work
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Geoff Hancock
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book includes ten of the best interviews--with Alice Munro, Margaret Atwood, Bharati Mukherjee, Mavis Gallant, Josef Skvorecky, and others--from Canadian Fiction Magazine. Discussing modernist and postmodernist techniques, the influence of biography, the morality of art, the pressures put on writing by the contemporary world, and what it means to
Alice Munro
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Coral Ann Howells
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-10-15 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Alice Munro is Canada’s greatest short story writer. This book, the first full length study of her work published in Britain, explores the appeal of Munro’s fictions of small-town Canadian life with their precise attention to social surfaces and their fascination with local gossip and scandal. This is a world
Profiles in Canadian Literature
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Jeffrey M. Heath
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Dundurn

Books about Profiles in Canadian Literature
Profiles in Canadian Literature 7
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Jeffrey M. Heath
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-09-01 - Publisher: Dundurn

Profiles in Canadian Literature is a wide-ranging series of essays on Canadian authors. Each profile acquaints the reader with the writer’s work, providing insight into themes, techniques, and special characteristics, as well as a chronology of the author’s life. Finally, there is a bibliography of primary works and criticism that
Margaret Atwood: Writing and Subjectivity
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Colin Nicholson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-03-01 - Publisher: Springer

Books about Margaret Atwood: Writing and Subjectivity