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Title The Several worlds of Pearl S. Buck : essays presented at a centennial symposium, Randolph-Macon Woman's College, March 26-28, 1992 / edited by Elizabeth J. Lipscomb, Frances E. Webb, and Peter Conn.

Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  813.53 BUCK/SEVE {Bund28 20111209}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 163 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Contributions in women's studies, 0147-104X ; no. 144
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-152) and index.
Contents 1. Rediscovering Pearl S. Buck / Peter Conn -- 2. Pearl S. Buck and the American Quest for China / James C. Thomson, Jr. -- 3. The Good Earth, Revolution and the American Raj in China / Charles W. Hayford -- 4. Pearl S. Buck in Search of America / David D. Buck -- 5. Pearl S. Buck and American Women's History / John d'Entremont -- 6. Pearl S. Buck's Reception in China reconsidered / Liu Haiping -- 7. East/West Ties: Amerasian Children and the Work of the Pearl S. Buck Foundation / Grace C. K. Sum -- 8. Welcome House: A Forty-Year History / Peter Conn -- 9. Pearl S. Buck's Writings on Handicapped Children / Deborah Clement Raessler -- 10. Who's Afraid of Pearl S. Buck? / Jane M. Rabb -- 11. Pearl S. Buck and the American Literary Culture / Peter Conn -- 12. Pearl S. Buck's The Good Earth: The Novel As Epic / Pradyumna S. Chauhan -- 13. Scripting The Good Earth: Versions of the Novel for the Screen / James L. Hoban, Jr.
Other author Lipscomb, Elizabeth Johnston.
Webb, Frances E.
Conn, Peter J.
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.
Randolph-Macon Woman's College.
Subject Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Women and literature -- China -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Americans -- China -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
China -- In literature -- Congresses.
ISBN 0313291527 (alk. paper)