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Bledsoe, Erik 1965-

Works: 8 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 1,246 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  History 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: PS3505.A322, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Erik Bledsoe
Perspectives on Harry Crews by Erik Bledsoe( )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critics have called Harry Crews a ""mad genius"" and ""Flannery O'Connor on steroids."" His novels chronicle the southern world on the edge of insanity. His characters set out to eat an entire car on national television, attend rattlesnake round-ups, and become obsessed with training hawks when their suburban lives collapse. Crews has created a bizarre literary landscape, and this book is a critical collection devoted to helping readers traverse it. Much of the previous critical work on Crews has focused on a rather narrow range of topics, primarily the grotesque elements. Here is an exploratio
Getting naked with Harry Crews : interviews by Harry Crews( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 26 interviews with novelist Harry Crews between 1972 and 1997, by various journalists, in which he talks about his life, work, interests, and influences
Christmas in my bones by W. C Burton( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Call it experience : the years of learning how to write by Erskine Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this candid view of the hardships and rewards of the writer's life, Erskine Caldwell recalls his first thirty years as a writer, with special emphasis on his long and hard apprenticeship before he emerged as one of the most widely read and controversial authors of his time. All the while conveying the enormous amount of drive and dedication with which he pursued his calling, Caldwell tells of his struggles to find his own voice, his travels, and his various jobs, which ranged from backbreaking manual labor to much sought-after positions in radio, film, and journalism. Including a self-interview, Call It Experience offers a wealth of insights into Caldwell's imagination and his writing habits, as well as his views on critics and reviewers, publishers, and booksellers. It is a source of information and inspiration to aspiring writers
Harry Crews( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features information about American author Harry Crews (b. 1935), compiled as part of Levee 67. Highlights Crews' novels, short stories, anthologies, and nonfiction writings. Includes a biographical sketch, interviews, and more
Erskine Caldwell: his early life and works by Erik Bledsoe( )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mansions, monuments & masterpieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour the magnificent mansions of the Vanderbilts that are testaments to the wealth of one of America's most famous families
"A good southerner still" : Erskine Caldwell's defense of Tobacco Road by Erik Bledsoe( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.11 (from 0.01 for Perspectiv ... to 0.90 for Harry Crew ...)

Getting naked with Harry Crews : interviews
Getting naked with Harry Crews : interviewsChristmas in my bonesCall it experience : the years of learning how to write
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