TITLE

Rediscovering Elizabeth Bowen

AUTHOR(S)
Slung, Michele
PUB. DATE
November 1995
SOURCE
Victoria (Hearst Magazines, a division of Hearst Communications,;Nov95, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Anglo-Irish writer Elizabeth Bowen. Bowen's comments on her writing; Polished and elegant style of her novels; Background details on Bowen; Reflection of the comfortable patrician milieu of her time; Bowen's deeply felt love of books and reading; Sound recording of Bowen's work with stage actress Rosemary Harris as the reader; Profile on Harris.
ACCESSION #
9510256808

 

Related Articles

  • Elizabeth Bowen's `Her Table Spread': A Joycean Irish story. Gonzalez, Alexander G. // Studies in Short Fiction;Summer93, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p343 

    Discusses the stories in the `Her Table Spread' by Irish fiction writer Elizabeth Bowen. Reasons why the work merits serious attention; Use of paralysis as spiritual metaphor; Criticizing of Ireland's formerly powerful ascendancy; Characters as sort of a reduced version of those in James...

  • A novelist of love and loss. Zarin, Cynthia // Victoria (Hearst Magazines, a division of Hearst Communications,;Mar2003, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p102 

    Focuses on the life of Irish novelist Elizabeth Bowen. Information on the early years of Bowen; Resemblance of Bowen's characters with her real life tragedies.

  • Re-reading Elizabeth Bowen. Miller, Jane // Raritan;Summer2000, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p17 

    Focuses on the centenary of the birthday of Elizabeth Bowen, a book writer in Ireland, who died in 1973. Availability of her works; Family background; Efforts to reassess her works; Discrimination received for being a woman.

  • Editor's Introduction. Reynolds, Paige // Eire-Ireland;Spring/Summer2011, Vol. 46 Issue 1/2, p7 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on such topics as material culture, metaphor in the writings of Elizabeth Bowen, and the coinage of the Irish Free State.

  • Elizabeth Bowen. Hopkins, Chris // Review of Contemporary Fiction;Summer2001, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p114 

    Presents the biography of author Elizabeth Bowen. Style in writing; Career background; Information on her works.

  • Elizabeth Bowen: The house, the hotel & the child. Tillinghast, Richard // New Criterion;Dec94, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p24 

    Examines the major works of literary author Elizabeth Bowen. `The Big House' essay; `The House in Paris'; `The Last September'; `The Death of the Heart'.

  • Elizabeth Bowen: A Selected Bibliography. Farrell, Marcia // Modern Fiction Studies;Summer2007, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p370 

    Presents a bibliography of works by and about the author Elizabeth Bowen. Her scholarships, life, career and many of her wrtiings, novels and plays are all listed.

  • The English novel in the twentieth century: 6. Elizabeth Bowen: A woman of wisdom. Rubens, Robert // Contemporary Review;Jun96, Vol. 268 Issue 1565, p304 

    Focuses on British author Elizabeth Bowen and her writings. Bowen's style; Family background; Publication of Bowen's first collection of stories and first novel; Description of the novel `The Death of the Heart.'

  • The House in Paris. Bowen, Elizabeth // Narrative Magazine;Fall2013, p1 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics