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The Resource Too smart to be sentimental : contemporary Irish American women writers, edited by Sally Barr Ebest and Kathleen McInerney ; foreword by Caledonia Kearns

Too smart to be sentimental : contemporary Irish American women writers, edited by Sally Barr Ebest and Kathleen McInerney ; foreword by Caledonia Kearns

Label
Too smart to be sentimental : contemporary Irish American women writers
Title
Too smart to be sentimental
Title remainder
contemporary Irish American women writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sally Barr Ebest and Kathleen McInerney ; foreword by Caledonia Kearns
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
810.9
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.I78
LC item number
T66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ebest, Sally Barr
  • McInerney, Kathleen H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Irish Americans in literature
  • Irish Americans
Label
Too smart to be sentimental : contemporary Irish American women writers, edited by Sally Barr Ebest and Kathleen McInerney ; foreword by Caledonia Kearns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mary Mccarthy : too smart to be sentimental / Sally Barr Ebest -- Maureen Howard's "Landscapes of memory" / Patricia Keefe Durso -- Moments of kindness, moments of recognition : the achievement of Maeve Brennan / John M. Menaghan -- "Forget about being Irish" : family, transgression, and identity in the fiction of Elizabeth Cullinan / Kathleen McInerney -- Alice McDermott's narrators / Beatrice Jacobson -- Tess Gallagher : a network of sympathies and distant connections / Mary Ann Ryan -- "I'm your man" : Irish American masculinity in the fiction of Joyce Carol Oates / Susana Araújo -- Hardly sentimental : the "bad girls" and lonely men of Mary McGarry Morris's fiction / Patricia Gott -- Blurring boundaries : Eileen Myles and the Irish American identity / Kathleen Ann Kremins -- The world of Mary Gordon : writing from the "other side" / Susanna Hoeness-Krupsaw -- Jean McGarry : sojourners between dreams and realities / Amy Lee -- Erin McGraw : expanding the tradition of Irish American women writers / Sally Barr Ebest
Control code
2007038704
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780268027735
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038704
System control number
(Sirsi) 1530646
Label
Too smart to be sentimental : contemporary Irish American women writers, edited by Sally Barr Ebest and Kathleen McInerney ; foreword by Caledonia Kearns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mary Mccarthy : too smart to be sentimental / Sally Barr Ebest -- Maureen Howard's "Landscapes of memory" / Patricia Keefe Durso -- Moments of kindness, moments of recognition : the achievement of Maeve Brennan / John M. Menaghan -- "Forget about being Irish" : family, transgression, and identity in the fiction of Elizabeth Cullinan / Kathleen McInerney -- Alice McDermott's narrators / Beatrice Jacobson -- Tess Gallagher : a network of sympathies and distant connections / Mary Ann Ryan -- "I'm your man" : Irish American masculinity in the fiction of Joyce Carol Oates / Susana Araújo -- Hardly sentimental : the "bad girls" and lonely men of Mary McGarry Morris's fiction / Patricia Gott -- Blurring boundaries : Eileen Myles and the Irish American identity / Kathleen Ann Kremins -- The world of Mary Gordon : writing from the "other side" / Susanna Hoeness-Krupsaw -- Jean McGarry : sojourners between dreams and realities / Amy Lee -- Erin McGraw : expanding the tradition of Irish American women writers / Sally Barr Ebest
Control code
2007038704
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780268027735
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038704
System control number
(Sirsi) 1530646

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