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Voices of the Other

Children"s Literature and the Postcolonial Context (Children"s Literature and Culture)
  • 304 Pages
  • 4.97 MB
  • English
Garland Publishing
Children"s literature studies: general, Literary studies: from c 1900 -, Literary theory, Literature: Classics, Colonies And Colonization, Juvenile Literature, Literary Collections, Literature - Classics / Criticism, Children"s Literature - General, E
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8048072M
ISBN 10081533284X
ISBN 139780815332848

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Other Voices, Other Rooms is the story of Joel Knox, a young boy who finds out about the different forms that love can take. Joel has been raised by his aunt Ellen in New Orleans after the death of Joel's mother.

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But Joel's life changes when he receives a. About Other Voices, Other Rooms. Truman Capote’s first novel is a story of almost supernatural intensity and inventiveness, an audacious foray into the mind of a sensitive boy as he seeks out the grown-up enigmas of love and death in the ghostly landscape of the deep South.

Idabel is in many ways the most successful characterization in "Other Voices, Other Rooms," a child with personality to burn. One of the reasons that the many striking elements of Mr. Capote's novel do not fuse into a successful whole is that Joel himself is so vague a person and it is through Joel's eyes that the story is told.

With the publication of Other Voices, Other Rooms, Capote was catapulted onto the international literary scene and for nearly four decades was a fixture in New York literati and high society circles. Twice awarded the O. Henry Short Story Prize, Capote was also the recipient of a National Institute of Arts and Letters Creative Writing Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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