Carol Shields and the Extra-Ordinary begins with a previously unpublished article by Shields. In the essays that follow, international scholars employ a variety of theories and methodologies in their analyses of her work, including narrative theory, cultural criticism, feminist analysis, psychoanalytic approaches, tropological explication, theories of authorship, and ficto-criticism to demonstrate how Shields's writing represents a genuine revision of literary realism in which the ordinary is subject to contemplation and not just celebration.Over the past century in particular, women essayists and womena#39;s essays have begun to be acknowledged. What is particularly intriguing is the extent to which the essay form has provided a good afita or practice for gendered writing. In simpleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Carol Shields and the Extra-Ordinary|
|Author||:||Marta Dvorak, Manina Jones|
|Publisher||:||McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP - 2007-01-01|