Academic journal article Thomas Wolfe Review

Literary News

Academic journal article Thomas Wolfe Review

Literary News

Article excerpt

HarperCollins has announced the upcoming publication of a book that will certainly interest our readers. The firm is reissuing the first three sections of The Web and the Rock as The Web and the Root, with an introduction by John L. Idol Jr. Publication is currently scheduled for July 2009.

Two Society members have written articles about Wolfe for soon-to-be-published books from Blackwell-Wiley. The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century American Fiction, edited by Justus Nieland, will include an essay by Terry Roberts, while Anne R. Zahlan's article will appear in A Companion to the Twentieth-Century American Novel, edited by David Seed.

Joanne Marshall Mauldin's Thomas Wolfe: When Do the Atrocities Begin? (University of Tennessee Press, 2007) has been nominated for the 2008 Holman Book Award, presented by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature.

As one of her final acts as a student at East Chapel Hill High School, Margaret Roberts (daughter of Terry Roberts and Marguerite E. Huggins) gave a presentation (19 May 2008) on "the whole world of Wolfe. At least as much of it as she could do in 15 minutes," says her mother. As part of her preparation for the classroom presentation, she read Look Homeward, Angel.

World-renowned artist--and TWS member--Frank Mason reports that a reproduction of his lithograph of Wolfe can be seen on his Web site, www. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.