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The Manawaka world of Margaret Laurence

by Clara Thomas

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Laurence, Margaret -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- Canada -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 195-212.

      StatementClara Thomas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.L33 Z9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4925390M
      ISBN 100771084609
      LC Control Number76351741

      Get this from a library! Margaret Laurence, First Lady of Manawaka.. [Films Media Group.;] -- One of Canada's most celebrated authors and short story writers, Margaret Laurence was born in a small prairie town in Manitoba. She was a founder of the Writer's Trust of Canada, a nonprofit Margaret Laurence's collection Heart of a Stranger () contains several essays describing the lasting impact of the Prairie years on her personal growth and on her view of the world. She died in Lakefield, Ontario, on January 5, Donez Xiques Brooklyn College, City University of New York. King, James. The Life of Margaret Laurence

      Margaret Laurence was born in Neepawa, Manitoba, in Upon graduation from Winnipeg’s United College in , she took a job as a reporter for the Winnipeg Citizen. From until Laurence lived in Africa, the first two years in Somalia, the next five in Ghana, where her husband, a ?id=qaGPyWKiQVwC. Get this from a library! Margaret Laurence: first lady of Manawaka. [Robert Duncan; National Film Board of Canada.;] -- Traces Margaret Laurence's life from her birthplace in Manitoba to her present home in Lakefield, Ontario. Includes readings from her novels, interviews with friends, and

        (). Margaret Laurence, Manawaka and the Edge of the unknown. World Literature Written in English: Vol. 22, No. 2, pp.   Margaret Laurence () born in Neepawa, Manitoba on July 18 ; died at Lakefield, Ontario on Jan 5 ; educated at United College, Winnipeg first writing job was as a reporter and book reviewer for the Winnipeg Citizen; moved with her


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Both of The Manawaka world of Margaret Laurence book parents passed away in her childhood, and Laurence was raised by her aunt and maternal grandfather. Laurence decided in childhood that she wanted to be a writer, and began writing stories in elementary :// The Manawaka world of Margaret Laurence [Thomas, Clara] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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