Shari Benstock Women of the Left Bank Book

Shari Benstock Women of the Left Bank Book

Women of the Left Bank

Now available in a durable paperback edition, Shari Benstock s critically acclaimed, best selling Women of the Left Bank is a fascinating exploration of the lives and works of some two dozen American, English, and French women whose talent shaped the Paris expatriate experience in the century s early years.This ambitious historical, biographical, and critical study has tak Now available in a durable paperback edition, Shari Benstock s critically acclaimed, best selling Women of the Left Bank is a fascinating exploration of the lives and works of some two dozen American, English, and French women whose talent shaped the Paris expatriate experience in the century s early years.This ambitious historical, biographical, and critical study has taken its place among the foremost works of literary criticism Maurice Beebe calls it a distinguished contribution to modern literary history Jane Marcus hails it as the first serious literary history of the period and its women writers, making along the way no small contribution to our understanding of the relationships between women artists and their male counterparts, from Henry James to Hemingway, Joyce, Picasso, and Pound

Title : Women of the Left Bank
Author :  Shari Benstock
Language : English
Isbn : 0292790406
Format : Paperback
Pages : 518 pages

Rating: 4.9

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