Shirley Jackson

Author: Bernice M. Murphy
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786423129
Size: 61.51 MB
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"This collection of essays widens the scope of Jackson scholarship with new writing on works such as The road through the wall and We have always lived in the castle and topics from Jackson's domestic fiction to ethics, cosmology, and ...

Shirley Jackson Influences And Confluences

Author: Melanie R. Anderson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317055268
Size: 18.65 MB
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Organized around the themes of influence and intertextuality, this collection places Jackson firmly within the literary cohort of the 1950s.


Author: Charlotte Brontë
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
ISBN: 9781853260643
Size: 50.23 MB
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The novel is set in a period of social and political ferment, featuring class disenfranchisement, the drama of Luddite machine-breaking, and the divisive effects of the Napoleonic Wars.

Shirley Jackson A Rather Haunted Life

Author: Ruth Franklin
Publisher: Liveright Publishing
ISBN: 1631492128
Size: 26.31 MB
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Franklin investigates the “interplay between the life, the work, and the times with real skill and insight, making this fine book a real contribution not only to biography, but to mid-20th-century women’s history” (Chicago Tribune). ...

The Lottery And Other Stories

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141927534
Size: 10.72 MB
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This is the definitive collection of Shirley Jackson's short stories, including 'The Lottery' - one of the most terrifying and iconic stories of the twentieth century, and an influence on writers such as Neil Gaiman and Stephen King.

Shirley And Silly Sam

Author: Jeffrey Hastings
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595365825
Size: 51.13 MB
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Shirley the responsible leader follows Silly Sam the always zany, fearless squirrel, on an adventure after finding a treasure map.

Coda For Shirley

Author: Geoff Page
Publisher: Interactive Publications
ISBN: 1921869305
Size: 37.59 MB
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Coda for Shirley follows the problems that ensue after the 90 year-old protagonist Shirley leaves her money to her two grandsons as opposed to her pair of problematic daughters.

Welcome To Shirley

Author: Kelly McMasters
ISBN: 9781610397063
Size: 35.62 MB
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This is Kelly McMasters' account of growing up in a cursed town and loving it anyway, and of a girl's awakening to tragedy and to a sense of mission.

Institutional Racism

Author: Shirley Better
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742560161
Size: 59.86 MB
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Having outlined the causes and effects of institutional racism, the Better presents numerous strategies for individuals and groups to combat this pervasive social problem.