James Still: Critical Essays on the Dean of Appalachian Literature (Contributions to Southern Appalachian Studies v. 17)

James Still: Critical Essays on the Dean of Appalachian Literature (Contributions to Southern Appalachian Studies v. 17)

By: Kathy H. Olson (editor), Ted Olson (editor)Paperback

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Best known as the author of the acclaimed novel "River of Earth" (1940), Alabama native James Still is one of the most critically acclaimed writers of Appalachian literature. This volume, a compilation of scholarly essays exploring Still's literary work, is the first book-length collection of its kind. It explores the full range of Still's literary interests, with separate chapters devoted to his short stories, poetry, folkloric writings, and writings for children. The book also contains a collection of transcribed interviews with Still, providing valuable background information on his life and career.

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  • publication date: 15/11/2007
  • ISBN13: 9780786430765
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 252
  • ID: 9780786430765
  • weight: 463
  • ISBN10: 0786430761

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