Sleeping with the Boss (Southern Literary Studies) (Hardcover)

By Lucy Ferriss, Larry Schweikart (Other)

LSU Press, 9780807121399, 156pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1997

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This study exposes a female consciousness in the fictional works of Robert Penn Warren. It argues that the sexual relationships that Warren depicts in his novels are pivotal in establishing female personae whose effect on the narrative overturns conventional readings of the novels' meanings.

About the Author

Lucy Ferriss is assistant professor of English and creative writing at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York. She is the author of three novels, Against Gravity, The Gated River, and Philip's Girl.