Conversations with Lee Smith


Interviews with the author of Oral History, Fair and Tender Ladies, and The Devil's Dream
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Interviews with the author of Oral History, Fair and Tender Ladies, and The Devil's Dream
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781617036996
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publication date: 9/1/2012
  • Series: Literary Conversations Series
  • Pages: 244
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Linda Tate is an independent scholar and was formerly an associate professor of English at Shepherd College in Shepherdstown, W.V. She has written A Southern Weave of Women: Fiction of the Contemporary South (1994) and has been published in such periodicals as Mississippi Quarterly, Resources for American Literary Study, and Journal of Appalachian Studies.
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Table of Contents

An Interview with Lee Smith 1
An Interview with Lee Smith 19
Lee Smith 29
Artful Dodge Interviews: Lee Smith 40
Lee Smith: An Interview 57
On Regionalism, Women's Writing, and Writing as a Woman: A Conversation with Lee Smith 65
Lee Smith 78
Interview with Lee Smith 92
Belles Lettres Interview 104
Unshackling the Patriarchy: An Interview with Lee Smith 109
Lee Smith: God Not Only Speaks but Sings 129
The Storyteller's Tale 140
Interview with Lee Smith 153
Lee Smith at Home in Appalachia 178
Index 189
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