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Women's Literature: Women Authors

Nella Larsen

Exhibit:  Extravagant Crowd:  Portraits of Women  by Carl Van Vechten and published by the Yale Collection of American Literature.  Van Vechten photographed dancers, actresses, writers, artists, activists, singers, etc.  

Maxine Hong Kingston

Literary Friendships



GARRISON KEILLOR has  invited an outstanding group  of American writers to talk about  their friendships with one another—and with one another's work—in front of a live audience. Scroll down to find the interview with Sandra Cisneros and Joy Harjo.


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