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She is not only an author of several books, but she also wrote many collections of short stories throughout her career see Duncan 2.
ISBN The book gathers ten essays by writers and academics from Canada and Europe. Munro emerges as the extraordinary stylist that she is, while the cultural context that has shaped her work and the critical context in which she is read are also examined. He also provides insights into her place in Canadian letters by evoking his friendship with her.
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The only novel from bestselling author Alice Munro, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Catching frogs, grazing knees, singing songs to save England from Hitler - that was childhood for Del Jordan, and now she's impatient for more. More than she can find in the encyclopedias sold by her mother, or in the half-understood innuendos dispensed by best friend Naomi, or in the whispers of boys during Friday night dances. Just like the girls in the movies, she wants to get started on real life. In her only novel, Alice Munro turns her eye to the frustrations, embarrassments, glee and bewilderment of adolescence, and to the brushes with sex, death, violence and birth that shape the lives of girls and women. Emotions erupt. Preconceptions crumble. Surprises proliferate' Margaret Atwood 'Exact and unflinching' Guardian 'She is one of the handful of writers, some living, most dead, whom I have in mind when I say that fiction is my religion' Jonathan Franzen.
The cycle serves as a coming of age story for Del Jordan growing up first on the outskirts, and later in the centre, of the small, southern Ontario town of Jubilee. Del is portrayed as something of an outsider, unsatisfied with small town life though unwilling to acknowledge the similarities between herself and her mother who also seeks to expand her mind beyond the limited experiences of Jubilee. The cycle is often cited as concerning many feminist ideas and it is in this context that the text deals primarily with female characters, with only a few male figures playing important roles. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Release date. Running time. Works by Alice Munro.
First published in , Lives of Girls and Women was Alice Munro's second book and achieved a greater popular success in Canada than her first, the short fiction collection Dance of the Happy Shades. Sometimes called a novel but perhaps better read as a short-story cycle, Lives of Girls and Women won the Canadian Booksellers' Award and is probably Munro's most well-known text. Its refusal to sentimentalize rurality and childhood is notable, while its frank, nuanced exploration of a girl's life and the social limitations imposed on it have been of great interest to feminist critics. Although both earlier and later texts by Munro feature a first-person narration about a woman growing up in a small town, Lives r….
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