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📒A Lesson Before Dying ✍ Ernest J. Gaines

✏Book Title : A Lesson Before Dying
✏Author : Ernest J. Gaines
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 342504821X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒A Lesson Before Dying ✍ Romulus Linney

✏Book Title : A Lesson Before Dying
✏Author : Romulus Linney
✏Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
✏Release Date : 2001-01-01
✏Pages : 56
✏ISBN : 0822217856
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Lesson Before Dying Book Summary : THE STORY: Jefferson, an innocent young man, is condemned to death in backwoods Louisiana in 1948. At the trial his lawyer, trying to save his life, called him no more a human being than a hog. In prison, he acts like one, insisting that he will be

📒Voices From The Quarters ✍ Mary Ellen Doyle

✏Book Title : Voices from the Quarters
✏Author : Mary Ellen Doyle
✏Publisher : LSU Press
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 245
✏ISBN : 0807129100
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Voices from the Quarters Book Summary : "Mary Ellen Doyle gathers and makes audible the voices arising from all of Ernest J. Gaines's fiction to date - the indelible characters who inhabit the author's lifelong inspirational territory: the bayous, cane fields, and plantation homes of Louisiana's Pointe Coupee Parish. Beginning with the author's upbringing and influences on River Lake Plantation - amid the pecan trees and live oaks, the big house and the tenant quarters - this penetrating study offers close readings of Gaines's uncollected short fiction, the early collection Bloodline, and all of his novels, including The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and the acclaimed A Lesson Before Dying."--The publisher.

📒Literature And Music ✍ Michael J. Meyer

✏Book Title : Literature and Music
✏Author : Michael J. Meyer
✏Publisher : Rodopi
✏Release Date : 2002
✏Pages : 238
✏ISBN : 9042011912
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Literature and Music Book Summary : This collection of essays centers on musical elements that authors have employed in their work, thus joining heard sounds to a visual perception of their stories. The spectrum of authors represented is a wide one, from Pound to Durrell, from Steinbeck to Cather, from Beckett to Gaines, but even more unusual is the variety of musical type represented. Classical music (the quartet, the fugue, the symphony), Jazz (the jazz riff and jazz improv) and the spiritual all appear along with folk song and so-called random “noise.”Such diversity suggests that there are few limits when readers consider how great writers utilize musical styles and techniques. Indeed, each author seems to realize that it is not the type of music that s/he chooses to employ that is important. Rather, it is the realization that such musical elements as harmony, dissonance, tonal repetition and beat are just as important in prose composition as they are in poetry and song. The essayists have selected some works that may be considered obscure and some that are modern classics. Each one, however, has captured one of the varied ways in which words and music complement and enhance each other.

✏Book Title : The Topic of Education in Ernest J Gaines Novel A Lesson Before Dying
✏Author : Birgit Wilpers
✏Publisher : GRIN Verlag
✏Release Date : 2011-01
✏Pages : 40
✏ISBN : 9783640803026
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Topic of Education in Ernest J Gaines Novel A Lesson Before Dying Book Summary : Seminar paper from the year 2010 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1,0, University of Paderborn (Anglistik/Amerikanistik), course: Contemporary African-American Literature, language: English, abstract: The title of Ernest J. Gaines' book A Lesson Before Dying already alludes to the fact that education is one of the main themes of the novel. In this essay, I want to analyze the different aspects of education that are represented in his work. I will concentrate on the subject of formal education and would like to pose the question if it is a way out of "mental" slavery for African-American people.

✏Book Title : MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2002
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105026449434
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures Book Summary : Vols. for 1969- include ACTFL annual bibliography of books and articles on pedagogy in foreign languages 1969-

📒Now Read This Two ✍ Nancy Pearl

✏Book Title : Now Read this Two
✏Author : Nancy Pearl
✏Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
✏Release Date : 2002
✏Pages : 300
✏ISBN : 1563088673
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Now Read this Two Book Summary : Offers an annotated listing of 1,000 acclaimed or award-winning novels, each with a plot summary, indication of suitability for a discussion group, list of subject headings, and recommendations for similar titles.

✏Book Title : Language Gender and Community in Late Twentieth Century Fiction
✏Author : M. Hurst
✏Publisher : Springer
✏Release Date : 2011-04-11
✏Pages : 238
✏ISBN : 9780230118263
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Language Gender and Community in Late Twentieth Century Fiction Book Summary : Drawing on critical frameworks, this study establishes the centrality of language, gender, and community in the quest for identity in contemporary American fiction. Close readings of novels by Alice Walker, Ernest Gaines, Ann Beattie, John Updike, Chang-rae Lee, and Rudolfo Anaya, among others, show how individuals find their American identities.

📒Contemporary Authors ✍ Gale Group

✏Book Title : Contemporary Authors
✏Author : Gale Group
✏Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2004-04
✏Pages : 450
✏ISBN : 0787667188
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Contemporary Authors Book Summary : These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors entries. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription).

📒Masterplots Ii ✍ Frank Northen Magill

✏Book Title : Masterplots II
✏Author : Frank Northen Magill
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1994
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0893567205
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Masterplots II Book Summary :