American writers. Supplement XXIV / Jay Parini, editor. - Detroit, Mich. : Charles Scribner's Sons, 2014. - 1 online resource (xv, 598 p.). - Gale virtual reference library .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Pearl Abraham / Terry Barr -- Gertrude Atherton / Windy Counsell Petrie -- Ted Berrigan / John Steen -- Kay Boyle / Bridget T. Chalk -- William Ellery Channing / Jacob Risinger -- Junot Diaz / Allen Guy Wilcox -- Andre Dubus III / D. Quentin Miller -- Christopher Durang / John M. Clum -- Jeffrey Eugenides / Joseph Dewey -- David Ferry / Daniel Bosch -- Tess Gallagher / Cheri Johnson -- Gayl Jones / Tracie Church Guzzio -- Miranda July / Elaine Roth -- Leonard Kriegel / Sanford Pinsker -- Ander Monson / Amanda Fields -- Mari Sandoz / Bette S. Weidman -- Nicky Silver / Deirdre O'Leary -- Hunter S. Thompson / Jeffrey Bickerstaff.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

9780684324968 (electronic book)


American literature--History and criticism.
American literature--Bio-bibliography.
Authors, American--Biography.

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