Clarice Lispector

Clarice Lispector

by Diane Marting
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313278032

ISBN-13: 9780313278037

Pub. Date: 11/22/1993

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Clarice Lispector was one of the most important Brazilian writers in Portuguese of the 20th century, and her work continues to receive critical attention. This reference provides a detailed record of her life and career. The book begins with introductory material on the difficulties of documenting her work, and on her life as a writer. The chapters that follow

Overview

Clarice Lispector was one of the most important Brazilian writers in Portuguese of the 20th century, and her work continues to receive critical attention. This reference provides a detailed record of her life and career. The book begins with introductory material on the difficulties of documenting her work, and on her life as a writer. The chapters that follow provide annotated entries for works written by and about her. The first part of the book contains chapters on each of Lispector's major works. Each chapter begins with a brief critical essay, followed by lists of editions and translations, as well as criticism. Also included are chapters on other works by Lispector. The second part of the volume contains chapters on general works about Lispector's writing, such as biographical accounts, bibliographies and other reference works, and general criticism. Appendices provide translations of her Portuguese titles, and an index concludes the volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313278037
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/22/1993
Series:
Bio-Bibliographies in World Literature Series, #2
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Key to the Numbering System, Special Symbols, Abbreviations, and Acronyms

Preface

Documenting Clarice: An Introduction

The Writer in Pen-and-Ink: A Bio-Critical Sketch

"Clarice" by Nélida Piñon

Works by Clarice Lispector

Áqua viva by Earl E. Fitz

Uma aprendizagem ou o livro dos prazeres by Diane E. Marting

A cidade sitiada by Elizabeth Lowe

A descoberta do mundo by Richard Mazzara

Felicidade clandestina by Pavla LidmiloVÁ

A hora da estrela by Marta Peixoto

A imitação da rosa by Diane E. Marting

Laços de família and Alguns contos by Diane E. Marting

A legião estrangeira and Para não esquecer by Maria Angélica Lopes

O lustre by Ronald Sousa

A maçã no escuro by Nancy Gray Diaz

Onde estivestes de noite by K. David Jackson

A paixão segundo G.H. by Luiza Lobo

Perto do coração selvagem by Ellen H. Douglass

Um sopro de vida: pulsações by Susan Canty Quinlan

A via crucis do corpo by Nelson Vieira

Lispector's Children's Literature by Roy Rosenstein

A bela e a fera by Diane E. Marting

Visão do esplendor by Diane E. Marting

Lispector's Translations into Portuguese/Adaptations of Others' Works

Other Major Anthologies in Portuguese

Lispector's Short Writings within Clarice Lispector: esboço para um possivel retrato by Olga Borelli

Published Letters to and from Clarice Lispector by Maria José Barbosa

Pieces by Lispector Uncollected in Books by Diane E. Marting

Interviews by Maria José Barbosa

Adaptations, Homages by Others, and Criticism Not Identified by a Specific Work

Homages and Adaptations of Lispector's Works by Others, Publications and Published Comments

Biographical Statements (Depoimentos) Biographical Criticism and Interviews with Others about Lispector and Her Work by Maria José Barbosa

Bibliographies

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Other Reference Works

General Criticism not Identified with a Specific Work

Appendices

Name Index

Contributor Acronyms

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