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Published by Presses Universitaires de Rennes in Rennes .
Written in English


  • Welty, Eudora, -- 1909-2001 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Body language in literature.,
  • Body image in literature.,
  • Photographers -- United States.,
  • Body image in art.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Géraldine Chouard, Danièle Pitavy-Souques.
SeriesEtudes faulknériennes -- 5
ContributionsChouard, Geraldine., Pitavy-Souques, Daniele.
LC ClassificationsPS3545.E6 Z636 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19336460M
ISBN 102753500908
ISBN 109782753500907

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This complete collection includes all the published stories of Eudora Welty. There are forty-one stories in all, including the earlier collections A Curtain of Green, The Wide Net, The Golden Apples, and The Bride of the Innisfallen, as well as previously uncollected stories. With a Preface written by the Author especially for this edition.4/5(1).   Eudora Welty is considered one of the most important authors of the twentieth century. Although the majority of her stories are set in the American South and reflect the region's language and culture, critics agree that Welty's treatment of universal (covering or including all) themes and her wide-ranging artistic influences clearly cross all regional boundaries. Eudora Welty () was born in Jackson, Mississippi, and attended the Mississippi State College for Women, the University of Wisconsin, and Columbia University (where she studied advertising). She worked as a photographer during the Depression and published her first book, a collection of short stories, in In addition to short fiction, Welty wrote novels, novellas, essays, and 4/5(1). quotes from Eudora Welty: 'All serious daring starts from within.', 'A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.', and 'Indeed, learning to write may be part of learning to read. For all I know, writing comes out of a superior devotion to reading.'.