WRITER on her work

Publisher: W W Norton in New York

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Statementedited and with an introduction by Janet Sternberg.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages265
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Open LibraryOL19956776M

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In the s, Janet Sternburg wanted to read a book about how various writers came to write, but, in order to read that book, she had to write it: The Writer on Her Work, Volume One was published in Volume Two, spanning a broader range of geographic and generational origins than its predecessor, explores women's perceptions of their engagement with the world through their : Sternburg Janet.

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Inthe ground-breaking anthology The Writer on Her Work appeared, a collection of essays about what it means to be a woman who writes. Now, in a second volume, Janet Sternburg has again commissioned essays from novelists, poets, and nonfiction writers from abroad as well as from the United States.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: The writer herself: an introduction / Janet Sternburg --Still just writing / Anne Tyler --Why I WRITER on her work book / Joan Didion --The parable of the cave or: In praise of watercolors / Mary Gordon --De memoria / Nancy Milford --My grandmother who painted /.

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Her work has been translated in 37 languages with sales number of forty million copies worldwide. During the poll for World Book Day inshe finished third ahead of famed writers like Charles Dickens and Stephen King.

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Although she writes the verse in a lucid way, the poem is much more complicated than it initially seems. It offers many interesting insights into the role of the female poet, her psychology, and the historical context of the work.

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For Burlison, a Santa Rosa writer, author and teacher, revenge is a dish best served between the covers of her just-released book, “Some Places Worth Leaving.”. I chose to follow her post-publication of Kindred routine, in which she began to work as a writer full time and quit the menial jobs she detested so much.

She woke up at a.m., took care of necessary chores around the house, like dishes and breakfast, and then wrote, no matter what, until a.m. Christine de Pizan was one of the earliest feminist writers, defending women and placing value on the perspectives of women.

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