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The Resource Harriette Simpson Arnow : Critical Essays on Her Work

Harriette Simpson Arnow : Critical Essays on Her Work

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Harriette Simpson Arnow : Critical Essays on Her Work
Title
Harriette Simpson Arnow
Title remainder
Critical Essays on Her Work
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At her death in 1986, Harriette Simpson Arnow left a modest collection of published work: ten short stories, five novels, two non-fiction books, a short autobiography, and nineteen essays and book reviews. Although the sum is small, her writing has been examined from regionalist, Marxist, feminist, and other critical perspectives. The 1970s saw the first serious attempts to revive interest in Arnow. In 1971, Tillie Olsen identified her as a writer whose ""books of great worth suffer the death of being unknown, or at best, a peculiar eclipsing."" Joyse Carol Oates wrote in
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EBLCP
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Chung, Haeja K
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Arnow, Harriette Louisa Simpson
  • Arnow, Harriette Louisa Simpson
  • Mountain life in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Kentucky
  • Appalachian Region
  • Kentucky
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • Mountain life in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Appalachian Region
  • Kentucky
  • United States
Label
Harriette Simpson Arnow : Critical Essays on Her Work
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; Arnow's Life and the Critics; Harriette Simpson Arnow's Life as a Writer; Harriette Simpson and Harold Arnow in Cincinnati: 1934-1939; Artistic Vision; Harriette Arnow's Chronicles of Destruction; Harriette Arnow's Kentucky Novels: Beyond Local Color; Harriette Arnow's Cumberland Women; Harriette Arnow's Social Histories; Individual Fiction; The Harbinger: Arnow's Short Fiction; "Fact and Fancy" in Mountain Path; "Between the Flowers": Writing beyond Mountain Stereotypes; The Central Importance of Hunter's Horn
  • Hunter's Horn and the Necessity of Interdependence: Re-imagining the American Hunting TaleA Portrait of the Artist as Mother: Harriette Arnow and The Dollmaker; Free Will and Determinism in Harriette Arnow's The Dollmaker; American Migration Tableau in Exaggerated Relief: The Dollmaker; The Weedkiller's Daughter and The Kentucky Trace: Arnow's Egalitarian Vision; Authorial Views; Introduction to Mountain Path, First Appalachian Heritage Edition; "Some Musings on the Nature of History," The Clarence M. Burton Memorial Lecture; Fictional Characters Come to Life: An Interview
  • Help and Hindrances in Writing: A LectureNotes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn876514209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609172527
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z2qwd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514209
Label
Harriette Simpson Arnow : Critical Essays on Her Work
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; Arnow's Life and the Critics; Harriette Simpson Arnow's Life as a Writer; Harriette Simpson and Harold Arnow in Cincinnati: 1934-1939; Artistic Vision; Harriette Arnow's Chronicles of Destruction; Harriette Arnow's Kentucky Novels: Beyond Local Color; Harriette Arnow's Cumberland Women; Harriette Arnow's Social Histories; Individual Fiction; The Harbinger: Arnow's Short Fiction; "Fact and Fancy" in Mountain Path; "Between the Flowers": Writing beyond Mountain Stereotypes; The Central Importance of Hunter's Horn
  • Hunter's Horn and the Necessity of Interdependence: Re-imagining the American Hunting TaleA Portrait of the Artist as Mother: Harriette Arnow and The Dollmaker; Free Will and Determinism in Harriette Arnow's The Dollmaker; American Migration Tableau in Exaggerated Relief: The Dollmaker; The Weedkiller's Daughter and The Kentucky Trace: Arnow's Egalitarian Vision; Authorial Views; Introduction to Mountain Path, First Appalachian Heritage Edition; "Some Musings on the Nature of History," The Clarence M. Burton Memorial Lecture; Fictional Characters Come to Life: An Interview
  • Help and Hindrances in Writing: A LectureNotes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn876514209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609172527
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z2qwd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514209

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