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The Heart Of The Story: Eudora Welty's Short Fiction


Discusses the short stories of Eudora Welty, including the portrayal of heroines and women artists, misogyny in the tragic stories, women's comedy, and the place of her work within American women's literature.

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University Press of Mississippi


Chapter 2 reprinted as: "Misogyny And The Medusa’s Gaze: Welty’s Tragic Stories." Short Story Criticism. Volume 51.

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