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Title Tell me a riddle / Tillie Olsen ; edited and with an introduction by Deborah Silverton Rosenfelt.

Publication Info. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [1995]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  CLA OLSEN    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 310 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Women writers : texts and contexts
Women writers (New Brunswick, N.J.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-307).
Contents Introduction / Deborah Silverton Rosenfelt -- Tell me a riddle / Tillie Olsen -- Background to the story. Silences in literature ; Personal statement / Tillie Olsen -- Critical essays. Circumstances of silence : literary representation and Tillie Olsen's Omaha past / Linda Ray Pratt -- From the thirties : Tillie Olsen and the radical tradition / Deborah Silverton Rosenfelt -- Feminist spiritual vision / Elaine Neil Orr -- Death labors / Joanne Trautmann Banks -- Motherhood as source and silencer of creativity / Mara Faulkner -- To "bear my mother's name" : Künstlerromane by women writers / Rachel Blau DuPlessis -- "No one's private ground" : a Bakhtinian reading of Tillie Olsen's Tell me a riddle / Constance Coiner.
Subject Olsen, Tillie. Tell me a riddle.
Cancer -- Patients -- Fiction.
Married people -- Fiction.
Working class -- Fiction.
Older women -- Fiction.
Added Author Olsen, Tillie.
Rosenfelt, Deborah Silverton.
ISBN 081352136X cloth
9780813521367 cloth
0813521378 paperback
9780813521374 paperback

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