This is the first book-length critical study of E.B. White, the American essayist and author of Stuart Little, Charlotte's Web, The Trumpet of the Swan . G. Douglas Atkins focuses on White and the writing life, offering detailed readings of the major essays and revealing White's distinctiveness as an essayist.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan US|
|Edition description:||1st ed. 2012|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
G. Douglas Atkins is a professor of English at the University of Kansas.
Table of Contents
Coming into White Country E.B. White and the Writing Life: Affirming Life's Newness and Joy Of Nature, Maine, and Meaning: Or, "the Pageantry of Peas" and the Poetics of Adversity Strange Bedfellows and Deconstruction of Oppositions: The "Recording Secretary" Speaks His Mind on Politics Looking for E.B. White Reading "Once More to the Lake"