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Second Words

Selected Critical Prose 1960–1982

Written by Margaret Atwood

Published June 01, 1995 | ISBN 9780887849107
LITERARY CRITICISM / General

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Second Words

Selected Critical Prose 1960–1982

A List

Margaret Atwood

The fifty essays in Second Words span the period from 1962 to 1980 and reveal Margaret Atwood's views on feminism, Canadian literature, the creative process, nationalism, sexism, as well as critical commentary on such writers as Erica Jong, E. L. Doctorow, Northrop Frye, Roch Carrier, Marie-Claire Blais, Marge Piercy, Adrienne Rich, Sylvia Plath, and many more.

About the Author

Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood is one of the world's preeminent writers - winner of the Booker Prize, the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and the Governor General's Literary Award. She lives in Toronto. Visit Margaret Atwood's website: http://www.margaretatwood.ca/ Check out Margaret Atwood's blog: http://marg09.wordpress.com/ Follow Margaret Atwood on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/margaretatwood