American Women Writers, 1900-1945: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313032556
  • ISBN-13: 9780313032554
  • DDC: 810.9
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 407 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2000 | Published/Released August 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2000

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Provides overviews of American women writers who wrote or published their most significant works between 1900 and 1945. Offers biographical information about the author, an analysis of the author's major works, an overview of the critical reception of the author's works, and a bibliography that lists works by the author and works that have been written about the author and her works.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: Aldrich, Bess Streeter (1881–1954).
2: Atherton, Gertrude (1857–1948).
3: Austin, Mary Hunter (1868–1934).
4: Barnes, Djuna (Lydia Steptoe), (1892–1982).
5: Bishop, Elizabeth (1911–1979).
6: Bogan, Louise (1897–1970).
7: Bonner, Marita Odette (1898–1971).
8: Boyle, Kay (1902–1992).
9: Buck, Pearl S. (1892–1973).
10: Cabeza de Baca Gilbert, Fabiola (1894–1991).
11: Cather, Willa (1873–1947).
12: Coleman, Anita Scott (1890–1960).
13: Crothers, Rachel (1878–1958).
14: H. D. (Hilda Doolittle) (1886–1961).
15: Ewell, Alice Maude (1860–1946).
16: Fauset, Jessie Redmon (1882–1961).
17: Ferber, Edna (1885–1968).
18: Fisher, Dorothy Canfield (1879–1958).
19: Gale, Zona (1874–1938).
20: Glasgow, Ellen (1873–1945).
21: Glaspell, Susan Keating (1876–1948).
22: González de Mireles, Jovita (1904–1983).
23: Gordon, Caroline (1895–1981).
24: Hellman, Lillian (1905–1984).
25: Hurston, Zora Neale (1891–1960).
26: Jaramillo, Cleofas M. (1878–1956).
27: Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp (1877–1966).
28: Larsen, Nella (1891–1964).
29: Latimer, Margery (1899–1932).
30: Lowell, Amy (1874–1925).
31: Loy, Mina (1882–1966).
32: Luce, Clare Boothe (1903–1987).
33: Luhan, Mabel Dodge (1879–1962).
34: McCullers, Carson (1917–1967).
35: Millay, Edna St. Vincent (1892–1950).
36: Mitchell, Margaret (1900–1949).
37: Moore, Marianne (1887–1972).
38: Dove, Mourning (Hum-Ishu-Ma) [Quintasket, Christine] (1882?–1936).
39: Niggli, Josephina (1910–1983).
40: O'Connor, Flannery (1925–1964).
41: Parker, Dorothy (1893–1967).
42: Porter, Katherine Anne (1890–1980).
43: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan (1896–1953).
44: Ridge, Lola (1873–1941).
45: Roberts, Elizabeth Madox (1881–1941).
46: Scarborough, Dorothy (1878–1935).
47: Spencer, Anne (1882–1975).
48: Stein, Gertrude (1874–1946).
49: Stratton-Porter, Gene (1863–1924).
50: Sui Sin Far (Edith Maude Eaton) (1865–1914).
51: Taggard, Genevieve (1894–1948).
52: Teasdale, Sara (1884–1933).
53: Welty, Eudora Alice (1909–).
54: West, Dorothy (1907–1998).
55: Wharton, Edith (1862–1937).
56: Wylie, Elinor (1885–1928).
57: Yezierska, Anzia (1883?–1970).
58: Zitkala-Ša (Gertrude Simmons Bonnin) (1876–1938).
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Editor and Contributors.