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
“... of the erratic, often inebriated behaviour of Carson McCullers, a literary prodigy to set beside Scott Fitzgerald in the previous generation. (McCullers, married to a bisexual man, was frequently enamoured of women who sometimes, but more often didn’t, welcome her effusive advances.) Of the trio, Flannery O’Connor, who published her first novel Wise ...”