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Confidence, Inuidia, and Pliny's Epistolary Curriculum

Ruth Morello

in Ancient Letters: Classical and Late Antique Epistolography

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199203956
eISBN:
9780191708244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203956.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter examines in detail Pliny's ‘inclusive’ persona, and particularly the ways in which his correspondence fosters a community of addressees and develops a didactic project in literary ... More


Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Anna Lillios

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813038094
eISBN:
9780813041551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813038094.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book tells the story of the relationship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, one of the twentieth century's most intriguing and complicated literary friendships. The two writers ... More


“Friendship is a mysterious and ocean-bottom thing”: The Hurston-Rawlings Friendship

Anna Lillios

in Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813038094
eISBN:
9780813041551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813038094.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter focuses on all known encounters and communication between Hurston and Rawlings from when they met in 1942 until the latter's death in 1953. It deals with the ambiguity of when and where ... More


Satō Haruo's “Ajia no ko” and Yu Dafu's Response: Literature, Friendship and Nationalism

Christopher T. Keaveney

in Beyond Brushtalk: Sino-Japanese Literary Exchange in the Interwar Period

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099289
eISBN:
9789882206656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099289.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter explores the complex relationship of the Chinese writer Yu Dafu (1896–1945) and the Japanese writer Satō Haruo (1892–1964). The two writers were familiar with one another's works even ... More


Introduction

Anna Lillios

in Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813038094
eISBN:
9780813041551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813038094.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The purpose of this Introduction is to establish the personal and literary nature of Hurston's and Rawlings's friendship. The introduction begins with an interview with Donald Wilson, who attended ... More


Afterword: “Beyond Defeat”

Ashley Andrews Lear

in The Remarkable Kinship of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Ellen Glasgow

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056968
eISBN:
9780813053769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056968.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The afterword is an overview of the unique and supportive friendship between Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Ellen Glasgow. When Rawlings befriended Glasgow, she found inspiration in their paralleled ... More


Katherine’s Secrets

Christine Froula

in Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474439657
eISBN:
9781474453813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439657.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

When Mansfield offered Woolf ‘scrupulously truthful’ friendship – ‘the freedom of the city without any reserves at all’ – Woolf had already playfully described her as ‘utterly unscrupulous’. ... More


Rethinking the Irish in the American South: Beyond Rounders and Reelers

Bryan Albin Giemza (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037986
eISBN:
9781621039525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037986.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Studies of the Irish presence in America have tended to look to the main corridors of emigration, and hence outside the American South. Yet the Irish constituted a significant minority in the region. ... More


Conclusion: Dryden and Whig Literary Culture, 1688–1711

John West

in Dryden and Enthusiasm: Literature, Religion, and Politics in Restoration England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198816409
eISBN:
9780191853678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816409.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Literary history often positions Dryden as the precursor to the great Tory satirists of the eighteenth century, like Pope and Swift. Yet a surprising number of Whig writers expressed deep admiration ... More


Lewis and/or Barfield

Owen Barfield

in C. S. Lewis and His Circle: Essays and Memoirs from the Oxford C.S. Lewis Society

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190214340
eISBN:
9780190239756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190214340.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

Owen Barfield was C. S. Lewis’s earliest, closest, and longest-standing adult friend. They met as students at the University of Oxford, and remained close until Lewis’s death. This chapter talks ... More


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