Essential Welty: Why I Live at the P.O., A Memory, Powerhouse and Petrified Man
  • Essential Welty: Why I Live at the P.O., A Memory, Powerhouse and Petrified Man
  • Essential Welty: Why I Live at the P.O., A Memory, Powerhouse and Petrified Man

Essential Welty: Why I Live at the P.O., A Memory, Powerhouse and Petrified Man

by Eudora Welty
     
 

In 1956, Caedmon had the great fortune to record Eudora Welty reading some of her finest stories. In her sweetly vibrant Mississippi drawl, Ms. Welty deftly draws the listener in to the uproariously multilayered "Why I Live at the P.O.," the spontaneous "Powerhouse" and the insightful voice of women's truths in "Petrified Man." Ms. Welty's reading brings immediacy

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Overview

In 1956, Caedmon had the great fortune to record Eudora Welty reading some of her finest stories. In her sweetly vibrant Mississippi drawl, Ms. Welty deftly draws the listener in to the uproariously multilayered "Why I Live at the P.O.," the spontaneous "Powerhouse" and the insightful voice of women's truths in "Petrified Man." Ms. Welty's reading brings immediacy and resonance to these wonderful tales.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780061124198
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
06/27/2006
Edition description:
Unabridged, 1 CD, 1 Hour
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
971,741
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Eudora Welty's long list of memorable novels and short stories includes A Curtain of Green, The Wide Net, The Golden Apples, The Bride of Innisfallen, Delta Wedding, The Ponder Heart, and Losing Battles. She was awarded the 1972 Pulitzer for Fiction for The Optimist's Daughter. Ms. Welty died in 2001 at the age of 92.

Eudora Welty's long list of memorable novels and short stories includes A Curtain of Green, The Wide Net, The Golden Apples, The Bride of Innisfallen, Delta Wedding, The Ponder Heart, and Losing Battles. She was awarded the 1972 Pulitzer for Fiction for The Optimist's Daughter. Ms. Welty died in 2001 at the age of 92.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
April 13, 1909
Date of Death:
July 23, 2001
Place of Birth:
Jackson, Mississippi
Place of Death:
Jackson, Mississippi
Education:
University of Wisconsin

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