BeschreibungListen Here: Women Writing in Appalachia is a landmark anthology that brings together the work of 105 Appalachian women writers, including Dorothy Allison, Harriette Simpson Arnow, Annie Dillard, Nikki Giovanni, Denise Giardina, Barbara Kingsolver, Jayne Anne Phillips, Janice Holt Giles, George Ella Lyon, Sharyn McCrumb, and Lee Smith. Editors Sandra L. Ballard and Patricia L. Hudson offer a diverse sampling of time periods and genres, established authors and emerging voices. From regional favorites to national bestsellers, this unprecedented gathering of Appalachian voices displays the remarkable talent of the region's women writers who've made their mark at home and across the globe.
PortraitSandra L. Ballard is editor of the Appalachian Journal and professor of English at Appalachian State University. Patricia L. Hudson, a former reference librarian at the University of Tennessee, is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in numerous national magazines.
Untertitel: Women Writing in Appalachia. Paperback. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: The University Press of Kentucky
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2011
Seitenanzahl: 706 Seiten