AMERICAN WRITERS, Supplement XIII By Jay Parini Number Of Pages: 640 Publication Date: 2006-09-25 ISBN-10: 0684312336 ISBN-13: 9780684312330
The 13th supplement to the series contains biographies and critical analysis of the works of 18 mainly contemporary writers and poets, including Margaret Atwood, Octavia Butler, Stephen Dobyns, Tillie Olsen, Luis Omar Salinas, Terry McMillan, and Yusef Komunyakaa. Each entry offers a critical review of a selection of the writer's work, a biography, discussion of the writer's career, and selected bibliography. An index for the whole series is included. This reference is useful to high school and undergraduate students.
Subjects of Supplement XIII:
EDWARD ABBEY MARGARET ATWOOD NICHOLSON BAKER OCTAVIA BUTLER STEPHEN DOBYNS LESLIE FIEDLER YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA LUCY LARCOM HORACE McCOY TERRY McMILLAN TERRENCE McNALLY PAT MORA WALTER MOSLEY JOHN NICHOLS NAOMI SHIHAB NYE TILLIE OLSEN LUIS OMAR SALINAS WILLIAM JAY SMITH