Conversations with Shelby Foote

Interviews spanning thirty-seven years of the American author's career cover his feelings on the art of writing, life in the South, writers who have influenced him, and the Civil War

Conversations with Shelby Foote

Interviews spanning thirty-seven years of the American author's career cover his feelings on the art of writing, life in the South, writers who have influenced him, and the Civil War

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Conversations with Shelby Foote
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Shelby Foote
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Interviews spanning thirty-seven years of the American author's career cover his feelings on the art of writing, life in the South, writers who have influenced him, and the Civil War
Mississippi Writers Talking: Interviews with Eudora Welty, Shelby Foote, Elizabeth Spencer, Barry Hannah, Beth Henley
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: John Griffin Jones
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Interviews with Eudora Welty, Shelby Foote, Elizabeth Spencer, Barry Hannah, and Beth Henley
Shelby Foote and the Art of History
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: James Panabaker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

"Panabaker examines several key influences on Foote's development as a writer and historian, from his upbringing in the progressive southern town of Greenville, Mississippi, and his relationship with William Alexander Percy to the inescapable shadow of Faulkner."--Jacket.
Shelby Foote
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Robert L. Phillips
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-29 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Called the greatest Civil War historian, Shelby Foote began his career as a novelist whose powerful works of fiction rose out of his closeness to life and culture in his native region, the Mississippi Delta country. Later in his career he transformed modern historical prose by his keen sense of
Conversations with Ellen Douglas
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Ellen Douglas
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

"So when I went down to ask my aunts if it would be all right to publish A Family's Affairs, they said it was okay so long as they didn't have to read it and if I would use a pen name." This collection of interviews from three decades features