This volume celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Literary Onomastics Conference. The 21 essays presented here show how the study of names can illuminate works of all ages and genres.essays from Literary onomastics studies Grace Alvarez-Altman, Frederick M. Burelbach, American Name Society ... imagined by the reader.12 Laurie in The War Between the Tates presumably chooses the surname to make a catchy title which hints at a civil war ... When Tennessee Williams (in Eccentricities of a_ Nightingale -- new title of Summer and Smoke) calls his heroine Alma, therea#39;s a lot going onanbsp;...
|Title||:||Names in literature|
|Author||:||Grace Alvarez-Altman, Frederick M. Burelbach, American Name Society|
|Publisher||:||Univ Pr of Amer - 1987|