4 edition of Contemporary women"s short stories : an anthology found in the catalog.
Contemporary women"s short stories : an anthology
|Statement||selected and introduced by Susan Hill.|
|LC Classifications||PN6120.92.W65 H55 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 339 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||339|
|LC Control Number||95194477|
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Product Information. This anthology brings together some of the greatest short stories of the twentieth century, all written by women. The collection includes innovative, exciting, and acclaimed writers such as Katherine Mansfield, Edith Wharton, Bharati Mukherjee, Alice Munro, Angela Carter, Eudora Welty, andFlannery O'Connor. This list features free short stories you can read online right now. It's a blend of works from contemporary authors, as well as short stories from classic authors. Great books are timeless, web browsers are not.
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A good book on the whole, and I'd recommend it as an introduction to some interesting writers - but it's not quite as good an anthology as the Oxford Book of Modern Women's Short Stories, Hermione Lee's fabulous Secret Self volumes (two volumes or one fat one) or indeed Hill's first volume for Penguin.3/5(1).
This book of short stories had very few duff stories and I enjoyed the selection immensely. The volume shows that the contemporary short story is alive and thriving, despite its lack of commercial appeal outside of traditional womens' magazines/5(16).
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: På ryg og omslag: The Penguin book of contemporary women's short stories Indhold: Maeve Binchy: Shepherd's Bush. Synopsis Over half of the short stories written during this century have been writen by women.
This book is an anthology of British women's short stories and authors represented include Rebecca West, Jean Rhys, Elizabeth Bowen, Olivia Manning, Elizabeth Taylor, Doris Lessing and Rose Tremain /5(5). 4 Short Story Collections by Women Writers Celine Low Jun 2, While those attracted to the idea of the “androgynous author may spurn this categorisation of books according to their authors’ gender, it’s useful to treat women’s writing as a genre in its own : Celine Low.
Some great stories in this anthology: short stories by and about women. Mostly well-known writers like Katharine Mansfield, Flannery O'Connor, Alice Walker, Alice Munro, Joyce Carol Oates, Gertrude Stein, Edith Wharton, Doris Lessing, Virginia Woolf and Kate Chopin.4/5.
First published in Arabic inwhen published in English inYear of the Elephant was one of the first novel by a Moroccan woman to be translated from Arabic into English. Consisting of a novella and eight short stories, t he title refers to a famous battle described in the Qu'ran, and t he collection centres on life in the wake of Morocco's successful struggle for independence.
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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. Extras > IndyBest > Books 10 best short story collections that are the must-reads.
From tales inspired by ancient mythology to honest stories of motherhood, these works are hard to forget. Today I’m sharing 50 contemporary works that many women consider must-reads, divided loosely by genre. This anthology of loosely connected short stories creates engaging and readable stories out of everyday moments affecting women in the American Southwest—some hopeful, some devastating, some tender, and many tipping towards the.
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The writer Máire Dinny Wren is from Gaoth Dobhair in Co. Donegal. She writes poetry and short stories. Coiscéim published her first collection of poetry, Ó Bhile go Bile, in Éabhlóid published her collection of short stories, Go mbeinnse choíche saor, in and Éabhlóid also published her second poetry collection, Tine Ghealáin in Her work has been published.
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African Women Writing Resistance is the first transnational anthology to focus on women’s strategies of resistance to the challenges they face in Africa today. The anthology brings together personal narratives, testimony, interviews, short stories, poetry, performance scripts, folktales, and lyrics.
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