qWhat constitutes a qsouthern writerq is always a matter for debate. Editors Joseph M. Flora and Amber Vogel have used a generous definition that turns on having a significant connection to the region, in either a personal or literary sense. New to this volume are younger writers who have emerged in the quarter century since the dictionary's original publication, as well as older talents previously unknown or unacknowledged. For almost every writer found in the previous edition, a new biography has been commissioned.q--BOOK JACKET.In 2002 Verghese moved to the University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, where he is director of the ... After failing to win a scholarship to Bryn Mawr College, Vogel enrolled in Catholic University in Washington, D.C., from ... Two years later, she took a position at Brown University, where she also served as head of the M.F.A. playwriting program until 1998. ... Such pluck is hardly unusual in Vogela#39;s work, which delves into topics ranging from domestic violence andanbsp;...
|Author||:||Joseph M. Flora, Amber Vogel, Bryan Albin Giemza|
|Publisher||:||LSU Press - 2006|