Additional Resources for The Optimist's Daughter by Eudora Welty

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Bloom, Harold, Eudora Welty: Comprehensive Research and Study Guide, Chelsea House, 1999.

Bloom offers a thorough reference to Welty's short
stories, for which she is best known. Ideally suited
for the reader new to Welty's work, this book explains
themes, techniques, and contexts in Welty's
short fiction.



Champion, Laurie, ed., The Critical Response to Eudora Welty's Fiction, Greenwood Publishing Group, 1994.

This volume offers the collected criticism of Welty's
writing from the 1940s to the present.

Price, Reynolds, ed., Eudora Welty Photographs, University Press of Mississippi, 1993.

Using Welty's early photographs, Price depicts
Welty's personal view of the South. The book includes
an introductory interview with Welty, conducted
by Price, concerning her photographs.


Weston, Ruth D., Gothic Traditions and Narrative Techniques in the Fiction of Eudora Welty, Louisiana State University Press, 1994.

Weston reviews Welty's work in terms of the gothic
tradition to show how she uses gothic themes and
narrative techniques...

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