The Fiction and Criticism of Katherine Anne Porter (Paperback)

By Harry John Mooney

University of Pittsburgh Press, 9780822950189, 60pp.

Publication Date: May 15, 1957

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One of the earliest, and still one of the most perceptive analyses of Katherine Anne Porter, it gives careful interpretation of the style and intent of Porter’s work from 1935 through the publication and critical reception of Ship of Fools.

About the Author

Harry John Mooney, Jr., was professor emeritus of English at the University of Pittsburgh.

Praise For The Fiction and Criticism of Katherine Anne Porter

“The volume is a small treasure for the Porter enthusiast.”
—Emerson Society Quarterly

“Mr. Mooney has made an admirable beginning for the kind of serious and careful examination that the author of Pale Horse, Pale Rider, Flowering Judas,and The Leaning Tower so richly deserves.”
—Library Journal