Alice Munro Country: Essays On Her Works I

April 1, 2020|
Alice Munro Country: Essays On Her Works I by J.R. (Tim) Struthers
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This rich volume begins with a very good-humoured memoir, "Alice Munro: Not Bad Short Story Writer," by Munro''s renowned Canadian publisher, Douglas Gibson, followed by powerful autobiographical pieces by fiction writer Jack Hodgins, playwright Judith Thompson, poet John B. Lee, poet-playwright-teacher James Reaney, and local historian Reg Thompson. Overall, the twenty contributions to Alice Munro Country, including a previously unpublished interview with Munro by J.R. (Tim) Struthers and a superb essay by George Elliott Clarke on Munro''s Lives of Girls and Women, take a cultural or historical or personal approach, while also providing judicious readings of the subtle literary dimensions of key Munro works. By way of a summation of Munro''s formidably original achievement, the volume offers a series of three stylistically innovative and analytically insightful essays by Ailsa Cox, Louis K. MacKendrick, and Marianne Micros on Munro''s "Meneseteung," the one story by a Canadian writer selected for t
Highly respected nationally and internationally by scholars and creative writers for his work as a bibliographer, an interviewer, a literary critic, an editor, and the publisher of Red Kite Press, J.R. (TIM) STRUTHERS has edited some thirty volumes of theory, criticism, autobiography, fiction, and poetry -- including works in honour of...
Title:Alice Munro Country: Essays On Her Works IFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:410 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inShipping dimensions:410 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inPublished:April 1, 2020Publisher:Guernica EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1771834358

ISBN - 13:9781771834353

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