WorldCat Identities

Greenfield, Fenella

Overview
Works: 44 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 414 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Blogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Style manuals 
Roles: Director, Interviewer
Classifications: DS554.842, 959.604
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fenella Greenfield
Making children's picture books ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three authors discuss how they use children, their own and others, as inspiration and as critics of children's stories
Isabel Allende, with Marina Warner by Anthony Roland Collection of Film on Art ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isabel Allende, niece of the late President Salvador Allende of Chile, talks about her life and work as a writer
William Burroughs by ICA Video ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kathy Acker interviews William Burroughs about his paintings during an October Gallery exhibition in London
Anthony Burgess by Anthony Burgess ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthony Burgess talks with A.S. Byatt about quarrelling with the Catholic God, Catholicism as a culture, "evil" as a theological reality, role of language in A clockwork orange, the English novel and Catholicism, choosing a title, background to Earthly powers, the novel as text, and influence of music on structure
The killing fields : the facts behind the film by Sydney Schanberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fay Weldon, with Valerie Grove by Fay Weldon ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fay Weldon talks about her work with Valerie Grove, and in particular her novel Leader of the band
Marina Warner by Marina Warner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marina Warner speaks with Lisa Appignanesi about her life as a writer, historian and critic. Some of the topics they discuss are women and virginity, influences of Catholicism, gender and separation, women's history within fairy tales and a comparison of history and fiction
John Irving, with Liz Calder by John Irving ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author John Irving, in London for the publication there of A Prayer for Owen Meany, discusses with publisher Liz Calder his vocation as a writer (from age 11), his interests in violence as a part of life, and his latest book, a Prayer for Owen Meany
Peter Carey with Margaret Walters by Peter Carey ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Australian author Peter Carey discusses his novels, the way he works and Australian culture
Peter Carey by Peter Carey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Carey talks with Margaret Walters about Australian literature, landscape, role of painting in Australian culture, aboriginal culture, Australian Christianity, satire and fantasy, and comparing the short story with the novel
ICA Guardian conversations - Ben Okri with Edward Blishen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Over the years, the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London has hosted innumerable public interviews with prominent writers, often arranged to coincide with the publication of a new book and sometimes to take advantage of a foreign author's visit to England. Frequently the interviewer has also been a well known literary personality. Here Edward Blishen interviews Nigerian writer Ben Okri on the occasion of the publication of his new collection of short stories, "Stars of the new curfew". Okri is asked about one of the dominant themes of his work, namely the question of innocence and corruption, and discusses a variety of other topics, including socialist realism in the African novel, the impact of the civil war on Nigerian literature, the importance of a nation facing its nightmares, the role of the second generation of Nigerian writers, the energy of life in Lagos as source material and the use of language in novels as compared to short stories
John Mortimer with Michael Billington by John Mortimer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Mortimer discusses his fiction, including the Rumpole series, the difference between fact and fiction, and the Englishness of his characters
Three Cuban poets, with Ana de Skalon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this video, Cuban poets Eliseo Diego, César López, and Pedro Pérez Sarduy discuss the writing and cultural tradtions that have influenced their work and consider the status of contemporary Cuban poetry
Toni Morrison with A.S. Byatt by Toni Morrison ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morrison discusses how to define oneself as a writer, how Black American literature has developed, politics in writing, and her characterisation and style
Howard Brenton by Howard Brenton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this video Howard Brenton talks to writer Donna Soto-Morettini about his work as both playwright and novelist and analysis the differences between writing fiction and drama
Marina Warner, with Lisa Appignanesi by Marina Warner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marina Warner talks on topics such as comparing fiction with historical analyses, women and virginity, influences of Catholicism, gener and separation, women's history with fairy tales and the history conained with ephemera
Writers on writing 5. Form - genre ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors focus on various forms of writing and on the demands these forms make on the writer and the reader. The second section introduces the idea of genre and looks at science fiction and detective novels
Quentin Blake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses various themes in children's literature
Ben Okri with Edward Blishen by Ben Okri ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Okri, a Nigerian author resident in London, discusses his work, social realism in the African novel, the use of ghosts as representations of nightmares, and more
Writers on writing by Fenella Greenfield ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Various authors examine aspects of their craft and describe their methods. Some focus on various forms of writing and the demands these forms place on the author and the reader. Science fiction and detective novel writing is explored
 
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Languages
English (39)