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English 4760: Modern Southern Women Writers
10/2018

 Databases

Use these databases to find full-text scholarly articles on your chosen topic. They are accessible

 

10/2018

 Books

Reference Titles

A Companion to the American South. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2004.
F208.2 C66 2004

The Oxford Companion to Women’s Writing in the United States. NY: Oxford UP, 1995.
PS147 O94 1995 (entries on Smith, Walker, and Welty)

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2004.
PS261 C555 2004

Circulating Titles

The Belle Gone Bad: White Southern Women and the Dark Seductress. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2002.
PS261 E58 2002 (Gibbons, Smith, and Welty treated)

The History of Southern Women’s Literature. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2002. 
PS 261 H534 2002  (sections devoted to Gibbons, McCorkle, Tyler, Walker, and Welty)

Understanding Jill McCorkle. Columbia: U of South Carolina Press, 2000.
PS3563 C3444 Z59 2000

Maternal Body and Voice in Toni Morrison, Bobbie Ann Mason, and Lee Smith. Columbia: U of Missouri Press, 2002.
PS374 M547 E29 2002

Lee Smith. NY: Twayne Pub., 1992.
PS3569 M5376 Z68 1992

Alice Walker: A Critical Companion. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2005.
PS3573 A425 Z57 2005

Understanding Eudora Welty. Columbia: U of South Carolina Press, 1999. 
PS3545 E6 Z752 1999

One Writer’s Imagination: The Fiction of Eudora Welty. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2002.
PS3545 E6 Z773 2002

Eudora Welty: A Biography. Orlando: Harcourt, 2005.
PS 3545 E6 Z7728 2005

8/1/2016

 Journals

Individual electronic journals on topics in the Humanities may be accessed by clicking “Journals” on the library home page. Search by journal title or “Browse e-journals by subject,” select “Languages & Literatures” and click on search. Under “English” select “American Literature” with its (140) titles.

 Websites

Biographical Information/Criticism

Kaye Gibbons
*(CANR 75, 127; CLC 50, 88, 145)
 
Jill McCorkle
http://www.writerswrite.com and
http://www.bu.edu/agni click “interviews”
*(CANR 113; CLC 51)

Sue Monk Kidd
http://www.suemonkkidd.com
 
Lee Smith
http://www.leesmith.com
*(CANR 46, 118; CLC 25, 73)

Alice Walker
*(CANR 66, 82, 131; CLC 46, 58, 103, 167)

Eudora Welty
http://www.eudorawelty.org (click arrows on left side of page)
http://www.olemiss.edu/mwp/dir/welty_eudora/index.html (long essay on Welty)
*(CANR 65, 128; CLC 33, 105, 220)

*Abbreviations in parenthesis refer to Contemporary Authors, New Revision Series (CANR) and to Contemporary Literary Criticism (CLC); numbers indicate volume numbers in the each series which have information on the author and her works. Both series are found in the Reference Section of the Madonna Library, under Call numbers CT120 C77 and PN771 C761 respectively.

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