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Rowley, Hazel

Overview
Works: 34 works in 130 publications in 10 languages and 5,828 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Radio programs  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PS3545.R815, B
Publication Timeline
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Richard Wright : the life and times by Hazel Rowley( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""How in hell did you happen?" the Chicago sociologist Robert Park once asked Richard Wright. Hazel Rowley shows how, chronicling with the dramatic drive of a novel Wright's extraordinary journey from a sharecropper's shack in Mississippi to international renown as a writer, fiercely independent thinker, and outspoken critic of racism." "The author draws on recently discovered material to shed new light on Wright's relationships with a variety of women, including Carson McCullers, Gertrude Stein, and his longtime wife, Ellen Poplowitz, and male friends such as Langston Hughes, Nelson Algren, Ralph Ellison, and his occasional critic, James Baldwin. To Simone de Beauvoir and the existentialists it was Richard Wright, more than any other American writer, who was writing the "committed literature" they admired."--Jacket
Franklin and Eleanor : an extraordinary marriage by Hazel Rowley( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazel Rowley describes the remarkable courage and lack of convention--private and public--that kept FDR and Eleanor together. She reveals a partnership that was both supportive and daring--a partnership that they created according to their own ambitions and needs
Tête-à-tête : Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre by Hazel Rowley( Book )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"We witness Beauvoir and Sartre with their circle, holding court in Paris cafes. We learn the details of their infamous romantic entanglements with the young Olga Kosakiewicz and others; of their efforts to protest the wars in Algeria and Vietnam; and of Beauvoir's tempestuous love affair with Nelson Algren. We follow along on their many travels, involving meetings with dignitaries such as Roosevelt, Khrushchev, and Castro. We listen in on the couple's conversations about Sartre's Nausea, Being and Nothingness, and Words, and Beauvoir's The Second Sex, The Mandarins, and her memoirs. And we hear the anguished discussions that led Sartre to refuse the Nobel Prize."--Jacket
Christina Stead : a biography by Hazel Rowley( Book )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical biography of Christina Stead
The last friend : a novel by Tahar Ben Jelloun( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tangiers, the late 1950s. Two teenagers, Mamed and Ali, strike up an intense friendship that will last a lifetime. But lurking just beneath the surface is a deep, unspoken jealousy in danger of destroying them both. Decades later, the two friends, wiser and world-weary, offer differingaccounts of their relationship's twists and turns, from their rebellious youth spent subverting the rigid moral strictures of the day to harrowing months spent together as political prisoners, and their eventual settling into conventional family lives. Only then do the real differences between them emerge, culminating in an unimaginable and unforgettable act of betrayal."--Jacket
From a distance : Australian writers and cultural displacement( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franklin and Eleanor an extraordinary marriage by Hazel Rowley( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franklin Delano and Eleanor Roosevelt's marriage is one of the most celebrated and scrutinized partnerships in presidential history. It raised eyebrows in their lifetimes and has only become more controversial since their deaths. From FDR's lifelong romance with Lucy Mercer to Eleanor's purported lesbianism--and many scandals in between--the American public has never tired of speculating about the ties that bound these two headstrong individuals
Sartre y Beauvoir by Hazel Rowley( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native son by Richard Wright( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arguably one of the most compelling novels of the twentieth century, Native Son explores the consequences of racism. Wright's genius is to reveal the truth about American social and class relations through the eyes of an unlikable, ignorant character whose world of poverty, despair, and frustration turn him into a killer"--Publisher description
Beyond realism by Brian Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realities by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tête-à-tête : Beauvoir et Sartre, une singulière histoire d'amour by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The female experience in the autiobiographies of Simone de Beauvoir and Violette Leduc by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La personnalite de la femme dans l'oeuvre de Simone de Beauvoir et de Luise Rinser by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Christina Stead a biography by Hazel Rowley( Recording )

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

"I have written my biography in all my books". So says Christina Stead, one of the most prolific and passionate of Australian writers. This is the first major critical biography to broach Stead's life and chronicle her richly cosmopolitan existence and her inner struggle as an artist and a woman
Radio interview with Derrick Rowley by Derrick Rowley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This interview in the 5UV radio series 'Conversations with Derrick' was described as follows in publicity: In this particular interview Derrick Rowley's position is reversed and he is the one discussing his outlook on life. His daughter, Hazel Rowley, author of the biography of Christina Stead, interviews Professor Rowley
Tte Tte : the tumultuous lives and loves of Simone De Beauvoir and Jean Paul Sartre by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mian dui mian by Hazel Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

General reflections by Hazel Rowley( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Conversations with Derrick (Radio program) : SUMMARY RECORD( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Radio 5UV series described in publicity as 'personal conversations between Emeritus Professor Derrick Rowley and six people whom Professor Rowley chose because of the rich and fulfilling lives each of them are living in their mature years. In these interviews he speaks to them about their lives, thoughts and personal philosophies. Derrick Rowley AM retired in 1988 from the Chair of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Adelaide. Since then he has been involved with the World Health Organisation in developing countries, especially Bangladesh and India.' Professor Rowley is the subject of the last interview in the series, which was conducted by his daughter, author Hazel Rowley
 
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Alternative Names
Hazel Rowley Australian writer

Hazel Rowley australische Sachbuchautorin und Biographin

Rowley, Hazel 1951-2011

Rowley, Hazel J. 1951-2011

Rowley, Hazel Joan.

Rowley, Hazel Joan 1951-2011

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Franklin and Eleanor : an extraordinary marriageTête-à-tête : Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul SartreChristina Stead : a biographyThe last friend : a novel