eBook American Writers: Supplement XXIV, 24th Edition

  • Series Name: American Writers Series
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  • ISBN-10: 0684324962
  • ISBN-13: 9780684324968
  • DDC: 810.9
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 598 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The American Writers Supplements include authors who have never been featured in American Writers. In this latest supplement, look for entries on Neith Boyce, a twentieth-century short story writer, novelist, feminist, anarchist, "part-time bohemian," a mother of four, narrative historian, playwright, documentary editor, and hooker of rugs; novelist Michael Connelly; award-winning short story writer Jhumpa Lahiri; humorist, raconteur, and provocateur Sam Pickering; and more.

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American Writers Series

This collection of critical and biographical articles covers hundreds of notable authors from the 17th century to the present day. Signed essays, 12--15 pages in length by noted scholars, provide thought-provoking insights into the lives, careers, and works of American writers. Each Supplement covers approximately 20 additional authors.

Features and Benefits

  • It is a multi-volume set with a supplement that list authors not included in previous editions.
  • Each Supplement covers approximately 20 additional authors.

What's New

  • Signed essays, 12-15 pages in length by noted scholars, provide thought-provoking insights into the lives, careers and works of American writers.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414496095 | ISBN-13: 9781414496092

Table of Contents

Pearl Abraham.
Gertrude Atherton.
Ted Berrigan.
Kay Boyle.
William Ellery Channing.
Junot Diaz.
Andre Dubus III.
Christopher Durang.
Jeffrey Eugenides.
David Ferry.
Tess Gallagher.
Gayl Jones.
Miranda July.
Leonard Kriegel.
Ander Monson.
Mari Sandoz.
Nicky Silver.
Hunter S. Thompson.