TITLE

Daddy's Little Girl

AUTHOR(S)
Shalit, Wendy
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1999, Issue 91, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the book `By the Light of My Father's Smile,' by Alice Walker. Literary criticisms against the book; Explicitness of the language; Walker's perceived insensitivity to the incest taboo subject of her subject; Artistic failure of the book; Difficulty to attain the suspension of disbelief necessary to lose oneself in the story.
ACCESSION #
1578574

 

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