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Tillie Olsen and a feminist spiritual vision

by Elaine Neil Orr

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Olsen, Tillie -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Spiritual life in literature.,
    • Feminism -- Religious aspects.,
    • Religion in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElaine Neil Orr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3565.L82 Z8 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2734604M
      ISBN 10087805300X
      LC Control Number86028925

      “Tell Me a Riddle” renders an unforgettable portrait of a working class couple when the gender determined differences in their experiences of poverty and familial life give rise to bitter conflict after almost four decades of marriage. As she dies from cancer, Eva, the protagonist, recollects a revolutionary past that both critiques and offers hope for the present.4/5(5). Olsen, Tillie [ Book, Government publication: ] View online (access conditions) This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,) Tillie Olsen and a feminist spiritual vision / Elaine Neil Orr Orr, Elaine Neil [ Book, Government publication: ] At 6 libraries.

      As Elaine Orr expresses in her criticism, Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision, about how "Suddenly Emily is emblematic of all children, of the next generation-(EO 84) that the times were of the early feministic era. Though Tillie Olsen () published very little in her lifetime, her body of work had a great impact on the women’s movement of the s and ‘70s. She was a champion of underrepresented writers. Olsen’s book, Silences, became a classic feminist text, and her works of fiction were met with critical acclaim.

      A son, Joel, was born in the second year of her course work and she veered again, toward women’s studies and Tillie Olsen. Elaine is the author of two scholarly books, Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision and Subject to Negotiation: Reading Feminist Criticism and American Women’s Writing. Rent or Buy Tell Me a Riddle - by Olsen, Tillie for as low as $ at Voted #1 site for Buying Textbooks.


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This intense examination of the writings of Tillie Olsen shows Elaine Neil Orr's deeply sympathetic passion for Olsen's literary world. Orr's objective is not simply to offer literary criticism but to interpret the subjects that inspire and disclose Olsen's spiritual vision.4/5(1).

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Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision by Elaine Neil Orr This intense examination of the writings of Tillie Olsen shows Elaine Neil Orr's deeply sympathetic passion for Olsen's literary world. Orr's objective is not simply to offer literary criticism but to interpret the subjects that inspire and disclose Olsen's spiritual : Elaine Neil Orr.

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Praise for Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision. Tillie Olsen and the Feminist Spiritual Vision (); Pratt, Linda Ray. “The Circumstances of Silence: Literary Representation and Tillie Olsen’s Omaha Past.” In The Critical Response to Tillie Olsen, edited by Kay Hoyle Nelson and Nancy Huse (), and “Tillie Olsen’s Omaha Heritage: A History Becomes Literature.”.

Tillie Olsen, American writer and social activist known for her powerful fiction about the inner lives of the working poor, women, and minorities.

Her interest in long-neglected women authors inspired the development of academic programs in women’s studies, especially at. Olsen by Abigail Martin, ; Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision by Elaine Neil Orr, ; Olsen by Abby Werlock and Mickey Pearlman, ; Protest and Possibility in the Writing of Tillie Olsen by Mara Faulkner, ; The Critical Response to Tillie Olsen edited by Kay Hoyle Nelson and Nancy Lyman Huse, ; Better Red: The Writing and.

the book Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision, by analyzing the characters in the Tell Me a Riddle and Yonnondio from the view of gender, race, class, under the constraints of silence and resist, pointed out that the creation inspiration of Olsen owing to her strong female consciousness.

InPanthea Reidde wrote a book. Women's Ethical Coming-of-Age: Adolescent Female Characters in the Prose Fiction of Tillie Olsen. University Press of America. Constance Coiner. Better Red: The Writing and Resistance of Tillie Olsen and Meridel Le Sueur. Oxford University Press. Faulkner. Protest and Possibility in the Writing of Tillie Olsen.

Silences in Literature - Tillie Olsen Personal Statement - Tillie Olsen Critical Essays: The Circumstances of Silence: Literary Representation and Tillie Olsen's Omaha Past - Linda Ray Pratt From the Thirties: Tillie Olsen and the Radical Tradition - Deborah Silverton Rosenfelt A Feminist Spiritual Vision - Elaine Neil OrrPrice: $.

AbstractCultural criticism necessitates not only an examination of the context of the writer but also a broader understanding of the ways in which text and context are integrally interrelated. For pursuing these intersections, Tillie Olsen's short fiction in Tell Me a Riddle is particularly exemplary because of its textual richness and its distinctive ways of drawing on historical context.The Critical Response to Tillie Olsen.

NY: Greenwood Press, Orr, Elaine Neil. Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision. Jackson, MI: University Press of Mississippi, collections: Some of Olsen's manuscripts housed in the Berg Collection of English and American Literature at the New York Public Library. related media.Tillie Olsen and a Feminist Spiritual Vision.

Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, Especially Chapters II and IV. Rosenfelt, Deborah. "From the Thirties: Tillie Olsen and the Radical Tradition." Feminist Studies (Fall ):