Critical Approaches to the Fiction of Margaret Laurence

  • Colin Nicholson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Clara Thomas
    Pages 1-15
  3. David Richards
    Pages 16-34
  4. Shirley Chew
    Pages 35-45
  5. Simone Vauthier
    Pages 46-70
  6. Michael A. Peterman
    Pages 71-82
  7. Elizabeth Waterston
    Pages 83-92
  8. Coral Ann Howells
    Pages 93-106
  9. Nancy Bailey
    Pages 107-118
  10. John Thieme
    Pages 152-161
  11. Colin Nicholson
    Pages 162-176
  12. Gayle Greene
    Pages 177-207
  13. Barbara Godard
    Pages 208-227
  14. Greta M. K. Coger
    Pages 228-246
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 247-250

About this book

Introduction

The essays collected in this volume offer a range of different approaches to the significance of the work of Margaret Laurence, historical, feminist, descriptive and thematic, in which critics from Europe, America and Canada offer assessments of this 20th century novelist.

Keywords

20th century Africa America Canada dance discourse essay feminism fiction god realism Scotland tradition weaving women

Editors and affiliations

  • Colin Nicholson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of English LiteratureUniversity of EdinburghUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-10092-7
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1990
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-10094-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-10092-7
  • About this book