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Author : Anya Seton
Genre : Fiction
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford, Chaucer's sister-in-law, fall in love in the 14th century.

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Author : Christine Walsh
Genre : History
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN_10 : 0754658619
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St Katherine of Alexandria was one of the most popular saints in both the Orthodox and Latin Churches in the later Middle Ages, yet there has been little study into the way in which her cult developed before c. 1200. This new book redresses the balance, providing a thorough examination of the way the cult spread from the Greek-speaking lands of the Eastern Mediterranean and into Western Europe.

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Author : Barbara O'Connor
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN_10 : 1575053535
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A biography of Katherine Dunham, emphasizing her childhood, her love of anthropology and dance, and the creation of her unique dance style.

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Author : Darlene Donloe
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Publisher : Holloway House Publishing
ISBN_10 : 0870677756
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Dancer, Choreographer

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Author : Joyce Aschenbrenner
Genre : Performing Arts
Publisher : University of Illinois Press
ISBN_10 : 0252027590
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She believes that dancing involves the development of an entire person and that the rituals and traditions of dance are integral to the study of culture. Throughout her career she has been a living model of the socially responsible artist working to wet cultural appetites and combat social injustice. Building on Dunham's published memoirs. A Touch of Innocence and Island Possessed. Joyce Aschenbrenner's multifaceted portrait blends personal observations based on her own interactions with Dunham, archival documents, and interviews with Dunham's colleagues, students, and members of the Katherine Dunham Dance Company. Integrating these sources, Aschenbrenner characterizes the social, familial, and cultural environment of Dunham's upbringing and the intellectual and artistic community she embraced at the University of Chicago that laid the groundwork for her development as a dancer, anthropologist, and humanitarian.

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Author : Julia van Gunsteren
Genre : Social Science
Publisher : Rodopi
ISBN_10 : 9051831994
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Author : Harry John Mooney
Genre : Literary Criticism
Publisher : University of Pittsburgh Pre
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One of the earliest, and still one of the most perceptive analyses of Katherine Anne Porter, it gives careful interpretation of the style and intent of Porter’s work from 1935 through the publication and critical reception of Ship of Fools.

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Author : Patrick D. Morrow
Genre : Literary Criticism
Publisher : Popular Press
ISBN_10 : 0879725648
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This book attempts to analyze a major part of Mansfield's fiction, concentrating on an analysis of the various textures, themes, and issues, plus the point of view virtuosity that she accomplished in her short lifetime (34 years). Many of her most famous works, such as "Prelude" and "Bliss," are explicated, along with many of her less famous and unfinished stories.

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CHBiographies

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Author : Katherine Anne Porter
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Publisher : Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN_10 : 0871134535
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Selected letters between Porter and fellow writers trace her development as a writer and reveal her outlook on life