TITLE

THE SOUTHERNESS OF KATHERINE ANNE PORTER

AUTHOR(S)
Forbes, Malcolm
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Chattahoochee Review;Fall/Winter2011, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p108
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impression of Southerness reflecting in the writings of Katherine Anne Porter and establishment of Texas in her writings. Topics discussed include her fiction writings which involve strangers acquiring self-knowledge through traveling and rediscovering themselves, the themes of her writings including race, gender, and class, providing understanding of the South, and her novels including "Old Mortality", "Noon Wine" and "Ship of Fools"
ACCESSION #
101204597

 

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