WorldCat Identities

Kramer, Victor A.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 143 publications in 1 language and 7,257 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Diaries  Biography  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3501.G35, 818.5209
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Victor A Kramer
 
Most widely held works by Victor A Kramer
James Agee by Victor A Kramer( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of James Agee
Conversations with Walker Percy by Walker Percy( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Merton by Victor A Kramer( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harlem renaissance re-examined( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turning toward the world : the pivotal years by Thomas Merton( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth volume of Thomas Merton's complete journals, one of his final literary legacies, springs from three hundred handwritten pages that capture - in candid, lively, deeply revealing passages - the growing unrest of the 1960s, which Merton witnessed within himself as plainly as in the changing culture around him. In these decisive years, 1960-1963, Merton, now in his late forties and frequently working in a new hermitage at the Abbey of Gethsemani, finds himself
The Harlem renaissance re-examined( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olmsted South, old South critic, new South planner( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More conversations with Walker Percy by Walker Percy( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of interviews supplements Conversations with Walker Percy and occasions an additional two dozen pleasurable encounters with Percy. Primarily from the last ten years of Percy's life, they show how his presence was stimulating thought in much of humanistic America, in literature, linguistics, psychology, and philosophy, and in cultural life in general. Although this acclaimed author of The Moviegoer, Lancelot, and Love in the Ruins never overcame his shyness with interviewers, he continued to grant interviews as long as his health permitted. This act of openness illustrates his humility before his ideas and his desire to help others understand them. Although the questions he was asked almost invariably became predictable, he always managed to add an anecdote, an illustration, a topical reference, that would breathe new life into the responses he was making. The interviews in this collection show him at the height when he knew that his illness would not allow him to write any more books, and that the only way to restate his ideas and offer a valediction to the large audience to whom he had always been kind, patient, and appreciative was to speak out. Percy despised the posture of many modern self-proclaimed intellectuals who delight in cloaking ideas in jargon and abstraction. He always tried to express himself clearly and as free of reservations as possible. These interviews reflect that clarity. With this book readers will welcome yet more close encounters with him
Agee and actuality : artistic vision in his work by Victor A Kramer( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agee : selected literary documents by James Agee( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection, spanning over twenty-five years, includes the majority of Agee's significant ungathered and unpublished literary writing which promises to be of value for scholars who seek to understand the development of his career as a writer
American critics at work : examinations of contemporary literary theories( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Merton, monk and artist by Victor A Kramer( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A consciousness of technique in Let us now praise famous men : with 31 newly selected photographs by Victor A Kramer( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural conflict in contemporary Southern fiction( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes reference to Wendell Berry, Flannery O'Connor, Walker Percy, John Kennedy Toole, Mark Steadman, John Ehle, Lee Smith, Harry Crews, Josephine Humphreys, and Frederick Barthelme
The Harlem renaissance( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interconnections between religious and literary visions( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critics at work : contemporary literary theory( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Lytle, Walker Percy, Peter Taylor : a reference guide by Victor A Kramer( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Merton annual : studies in culture, spirituality, & social concerns( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Merton annual : studies in culture, spirituality, & social concerns( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Conversations with Walker Percy
Alternative Names
Kramer, Victor A.

Kramer, Victor Anthony.

Languages
English (101)

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Harlem renaissance re-examinedTurning toward the world : the pivotal yearsOlmsted South, old South critic, new South plannerMore conversations with Walker PercyAgee : selected literary documentsA consciousness of technique in Let us now praise famous men : with 31 newly selected photographsThe Merton annual : studies in culture, spirituality, & social concerns