Voices and Visions: Selected Essays (Paperback)Bernard F. Rodgers, Jr. (author)
Paperback 284 Pages / Published: 18/12/2001
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A selection of essays and reviews published over the past twenty-five years in the Berkshire Eagle, Chicago Review, the Chicago Tribune, Magill's Literary Annual, The World & I, and other journals and collections, Voices and Visions offers engaging discussions of a wide range of modern and contemporary American and European writers. Highlights include: discussions of the posthumous reputations and publications of Ernest Hemingway, T.S. Eliot, and Ralph Ellison; extensive examinations of the work of Philip Roth, Saul Bellow, E.L. Doctorow, John Updike, and Susan Sontag; introductions to the work of Czeslaw Milosz, Milan Kundera, and Salman Rushdie; essays on Cynthia Ozick, Richard Stern, John Ashbery, and Jamaica Kincaid; shorter reviews of books by John Irving, Erica Jong, Aharon Appelfeld, and Jiri Weil; a history of the Chicago novel, and a selection of reviews of the work of contemporary Chicago authors such as Leon Forrest, Bette Howland, Michael Anania, Charles Dickinson, and Harry Mark Petrakis.
Publisher: University Press of America
Number of pages: 284
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 25 mm
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