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The Rose Garden: Reading Marcel Proust (Fiction)

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Kristjana Gunnars Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction Combines the genres of fiction and memoir-a narrative strategy for which Gunnars has become widely respected. Focusing on a woman whose life has become a curious mix of reality and fiction, the novel responds to the issue of language and one's place in culture, provoking the essential question of what role literature plays in our lives.

Synopsis:

Kristjana Gunnars Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction Combines the genres of fiction and memoir-a narrative strategy for which Gunnars has become widely respected. Focusing on a woman whose life has become a curious mix of reality and fiction, the novel responds to the issue of language and one's place in culture, provoking the essential question of what role literature plays in our lives.

About the Author

Kristjana Gunnars has received the George Bugnet Award for fiction; the Stephan G. Stephansson Award for poetry; and the McNally Robinson Award for fiction. She's been nominated for the Books in Canada/Smith Books First Novel Award, and the Governor General's Award for non-fiction. She has taught at the University of Alberta and Okanagan College.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780889951501
Author:
Gunnars, Kristjana
Publisher:
Red Deer Press
Location:
Red Deer, Alta. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Proust, marcel, 1871-1922
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Fiction
Series Volume:
18
Publication Date:
19970331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.76x4.82x.38 in. .33 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Kristjana Gunnars Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction Combines the genres of fiction and memoir-a narrative strategy for which Gunnars has become widely respected. Focusing on a woman whose life has become a curious mix of reality and fiction, the novel responds to the issue of language and one's place in culture, provoking the essential question of what role literature plays in our lives.
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