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On Writing and Writers

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On Writing and Writers

  • 1997 Writer’s Market: Where and How to Sell What You Write. Ed. Kristen C. Holm and Don Pruess. Writer’s Digest Books, 1996.
  • Afro-American Women Writers 1746-1933: An Anthology and Critical Guide. Ed. Ann Allen Shockley. Penguin Books, 1989.
  • Black Women Writers 1950-1980: A Critical Evaluation. Ed. Mari Evans. Anchor Books, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1983.
  • Black Women Writers at Work. Ed. Claudia Tate. Continuum Publishing Corporation, 1986.
  • Charters, Ann. The Story and Its Writer: An Introduction to Short Fiction. St. Martin’s Press, 1995.
  • Ellman, Mary. Thinking About Women. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1968.
  • Ferguson, Mary Anne. Images of Women in Literature. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1973.
  • Hardwick, Elizabeth. Seduction and Betrayal: Women and Literature. Random House, Inc., 1974.
  • Kowit, Steve. In the Palm of Your Hand: The Poet's Portable Workshop. Tilbury House, Publishers, 1995.
  • Mayberry, Katherine J. and Robert E. Golden. For Argument's Sake: A Guide to Writing Effective Arguments. Scott, Foresman and Company, 1990.
  • Moers, Ellen. Literary Women: The Great Writers. Oxford University Press, 1985.
  • Women and Literature: An Annotated Bibliography of Women Writers. Ed. The Women and Literature Collective. The Women and Literature Collective, 1976.
  • Women of Words: A Personal Introduction to Thirty-Five Important Writers. Ed. Janet Bukovinsky. Running Press, 1994.
  • The Writer on Her Work, Volume II: New Essays in New Territory. Ed. Janet Sternburg. W.W. Norton & Company, 1991.

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