Good Boys and Dead Girls: And Other Essays

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Viking, 1991 - Literary Criticism - 253 pages
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Traces the relation of literature to human life, in a collection of essays, such as the title piece that takes on Dreiser, Faulkner, and Updike, and others about abortion, male domination, and the Church

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Gordon's highly acclaimed first novel, Final Payments ( LJ 3/15/78), earned her the appellation "Catholic writer,'' but her viewpoint is broader. As a novelist she has chosen to approach the topics of ... Read full review


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