The Double Art of Carol ShieldseBook - 2008
This book offers a comprehensive reassessment of the work of Carol Shields. Arguing against enduring conceptions of Shields's fiction as celebratory domestic miniaturism, the study presents her work as more expansive and equivocal than has sometimes been recognised, reading her texts as "liminal spaces" situated on a series of formal and thematic borders. Close attention is paid to Shields's stylistic experimentation, to her subversions of auto/biography and historiography, and to the signifi ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008
Characteristics: 1 online resource (204 pages)