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Evidence of Love ebook

by Shirley Ann Grau


Shirley Ann Grau (born July 8, 1929) is an American writer. She was born in New Orleans, and her work is set primarily in the Deep South and explores issues of race and gender.

Shirley Ann Grau (born July 8, 1929) is an American writer. She lived during much of her childhood in and around Montgomery and Selma, Alabama with her mother. She graduated in 1950 Phi Sigma Kappa with a ., from Newcomb College, the women's coordinate college of Tulane University. Her collection of stories, The Black Prince, was nominated for the National Book Award in 1956.

Evidence Of Love book. The evidence of love is nowhere to be seen here, nor is the evidence of Shirley Ann Grau as we remember her. With a chaste precision of style and recoil from people, the novel leads down, in steps, from E. Milton Henley whose backward view opens and closes the book. You become privy to his great wealth, his exotic wives and occasional men, and the girl he seduced one night The evidence of love is nowhere to be seen here, nor is the evidence of Shirley Ann Grau as we remember her.

Evidence of Love is another SHirley Ann Grau family history. Told in her signature style of first person narrative from various perspectives through the book.

A provocative novel of a New Orleans woman's heartbreaking decision, by the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Keepers of the House. Joan Mitchell has two suitors, and can't decide whom to marry. 605. Published: 2012. From a Pulitzer Prize–winning author: A multigenerational saga of a wealthy man's rise in early twentieth-century New Orleans.

Shirley Ann Grau - ( 8. Juli 1929 (nach anderen Quellen 1930) in New Orleans, Louisiana) ist eine US amerikanische Schriftstellerin, die 1965 für ihren Roman The Keepers of the House den Pulitzer Preis für Romane erhielt. Biografie Nach dem Schulbesuch studiert. Grau, Shirley Ann - ▪ American author born July 8, 1929, New Orleans, L. . American novelist and short story writer noted for her examinations of evil and isolation among American Southerners, both black and white. Grau s first book, The Blac. Universalium.

Evidence of Love, by Shirley Ann Grau (Knopf, S. 5). View of emotional history of a complex American family. Help Times journalistsuncover the next big story.

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Author Shirley Ann Grau. 8/10 1. Books by Shirley Ann Grau: The Keepers of the House.

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"True to its title, this is a book about love and the aspects of love - spiritual and sexual, protective and destructive, demanding and generous, degrading and ennobling, joyful and tragic." (from the author)
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Evidence of Love is another SHirley Ann Grau family history. Told in her signature style of first person narrative from various perspectives through the book. Opening is the pleasure seeking life of the patriarch Edward who seeks out every pleasure of the flesh and buys people like trinkets and toys. He goes through women and a few men for physcial pleasure and companionship , marries repeatedly and hires a poor Irish woman in good health - a stranger to sire his son.

Book2 is the story of his son Stephen a scholar who disdains the flesh and devotes his life to his ministry and studies. He marries a woman who has given up pleasure for duty and they have 2 sons.

Book3 focuses on Lucy- wife of Stephen. Her story is quite interesting. She is of English and Boer descent from Kenya. She ends up in the US via a short intense marriage to a brilliant man Stephen went to school with at Princeton. HEr marriage and the intellectual power and dissembly of her husband's mental state is portrayed with a stark prose that is Ms Grau at her best.

Shirley Ann Grau won the Pulitzer in 1965 for Keepers of the House. Her other works include the Condor Passes and a number of collections of short stories. Her strength is her character development. Evidence of Love is a character study. A quick read- a must for devotees of her work.
Evidence of Love ebook
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Hamish Hamilton Ltd; First Edition edition (December 1977)
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