Joyce Carol Oates: The Autobiography of Carson McCullers, 2 September 1999
Show More Illumination and Night Glare: The Unfinished Autobiography of Carson McCullers edited by Carlos Dews.
Wisconsin, 256 pp., £19.95, September 1999, 0 299 16440 3Show More
“... McCullers had been dictating random memories to a secretary, and the present book, compiled by Carlos Dews of the University of West Florida, is all that she completed before a massive brain haemorrhage left her comatose for 47 days. The sketchy memoir comes to not quite 80 printed pages and has been filled out, to use a neutral expression, by ...”