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Seeds of change : critical essays on Barbara Kingsolver / edited by Priscilla Leder
Alternate Title Critical essays on Barbara Kingsolver
1st ed
Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  PS3561.I496 Z87 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject Kingsolver, Barbara -- Criticism and interpretation
Subject(s) Identity (Psychology) in literature
Social justice in literature
Ecology in literature
Physical Description viii, 299 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-292) and index
Contents Gardens of auto parts: American western myth and Native American myth in The bean trees / Catherine Himmelwright -- To live deliberately: feminist theory in action in High tide in Tucson / Maureen Meharg Kentoff -- Women, a dark continent: The Poisonwood Bible as a feminist response to Conrad's Heart of darkness / Héloïse Meire -- Trauma and memory in Animal dreams / Sheryl Stevenson -- "Hemmed in": place, disability, and maternity in Animal dreams and The Poisonwood Bible / Breyan Strickler -- "Give me your hand": accessibility, commitment, and the challenge of cliché in Kingsolver's poetry / Meagan Evans -- Wild Indians: Kingsolver's representation of native America / Robin Cohen -- The white imagination at work in Pigs in heaven / Jeanne Sokolowski -- Imagined geographies / Kristin J. Jacobson -- Earthbound rhetoric and praxis: authentic patriotism in a time of abstractions / Wes Berry -- Remembering our ecological place: environmental engagement in Kingsolver's nonfiction / Christine Cusick -- Contingency, cultivation, and choice: the garden ethic in Prodigal summer / Priscilla Leder -- Celebrating a lively earth: children, nature, and the role of mentors in Prodigal summer / Susan Hanson -- Together at the table: Animal, vegetable, miracle and Thoreau's Wild fruits / Gioia Woods
Alternate Author Leder, Priscilla Gay

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