The Eye of the Story: Selected Essays and Reviews (Paperback)
Selected Essays and Reviews
Vintage, 9780679730040, 368pp.
Publication Date: August 29, 1990
Much like her highly acclaimed One Writer's Beginnings, The Eye of the Story offers Eudora Welty's invaluable meditations on the art of writing. In addition to seven essays on craft, this collection brings together her penetrating and instructive commentaries on a wide variety of individual writers, including Jane Austen, E. M. Forster, Willa Cather, Anton Chekhov, William Faulkner, and Virginia Woolf.
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Praise For The Eye of the Story: Selected Essays and Reviews…
"In criticism as in fiction, Miss Welty's observations are blessed with a dazzling accuracy." -- The Nation
"Makes the relationship between reading and writing extraordinarily close." -- The New York Times Book Review