This book contains a collection of essays on the works of acclaimed poet, novelist and teacher James Dickey, author of the novel 'Deliverance'. The book applies innovative critical approaches and seeks to restore Dickey as a writer who crafted some of the best poetry and fiction of the 20th century.Critical Approaches for the Twenty-first Century William B. Thesing, Theda Wrede ... I was looking for that tough man who was also a good man. ... and two days at this conference, Ia#39;ve seen the areas of gender and class analysis attempt to resuscitate his reputation, as well as to descend it. ... And I could help James Dickey get out of this political correctness thing. ... it was as good for him as it was for me a as we were smoking a cigarette, he had told me that his great- grandmotheranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Way We Read James Dickey|
|Author||:||William B. Thesing, Theda Wrede|
|Publisher||:||Univ of South Carolina Press - 2009|