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David Bottoms : critical essays and interviews / edited by William Walsh.

Publication:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2010.
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viii, 277 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Bottoms, David -- Criticism and interpretation.
Summary:
"The fifteen critical essays in this collection set out to examine the images and themes revealed in his poetry and fiction. Topics include the role of rebirth and resurrection, the presence of faith in the poems, masculinity and gender, and race in the South"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
"At the still point" / W.A. Sessions
The vigilant words of David Bottoms / Dave Smith
The evolution of the GOB aesthetic / Fred Chappell
Amazing grace: the aesthetics of a spiritual quest / Ernest Suarez
Fishing from the poetry boat: a conversation / Alice Friman and Marshall Bruce Gentry
"If it touches us, it touches us": the white southern male struggle with race / Jane Hill
Warbling with TV in the background / Robert W. Hill
A real mix: rebirth and gender in Easter weekend / Marshall Bruce Gentry
Signs from my fathers / David Baker
The logic of the original dream / William Walsh
The rolling circle: memory and maturity / Edward Byrne
Searching for the kingdom of heaven: a spiritual journey / Michael Sowder
"Up toward light": resurrection, transfiguration, metamorphosis, and evolution in Armored hearts / Don Russ
The onion's dark core / Ernest Suarez
To own my father's name: not hiding the masculine / Jane Hill
Grueling miracle: faith in middle age / Laurence Lieberman.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Walsh, William J., 1961-
ISBN:
9780786447299 (softcover : alk. paper)
078644729X (softcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
601049867