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Conversations with Tim Gautreaux

L. Lamar Nisly

Conversations with Tim Gautreaux

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authorship,
  • Interviews,
  • American Authors,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by L. Lamar Nisly
    SeriesLiterary conversations series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.A954 Z63 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25189726M
    ISBN 109781617036071, 9781617036088
    LC Control Number2012000112


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In this interview with Louisiana native Margaret D. Bauer, author Tim Gautreaux discusses a quarter century of his fiction writing. Resisting simplistic labels of "Cajun" and "southern," Gautreaux's storytelling reveals an intimate understanding of southern Louisiana's white, working-class people and culture.

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This morning I delved into the new collection of short stories, Signals by Tim Gautreaux, that the kind peeps at Random House were kind enough to send me. I was privileged to conversate** (sic)with Tim a few years back, a conversation that you can find anthologized in University Press of Mississippi’s excellent “Conversations with ”***.

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Tim Gautreaux was born in Morgan City, Louisiana, in He attended Nicholls State University and the University of South Carolina, where he earned a PhD in English literature.

In he began teaching creative writing at Southeastern Louisiana University, where he directed the creative writing program until his retirement in NC Bookwatch. Heather Andrea Williams, Help Me to Find My People: The Afri.

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In "Idols," as Gautreaux provides his imagined interaction of a year-old Julian and a something Parker, we can see similarities in O'Connor's and Gautreaux's humor and religious concerns. Yet the authors' differing tactics in exploring their characters' growth becomes evident as Gautreaux, in his tribute, ends his story with an Author: L.

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So instead, Brewer set about collecting essays by writers he knew: Pat Conroy, John Grisham, Brad Watson, Barb Johnson, Tim Gautreaux, Silas House, and others whose once deadly dull (and in some Author: Gina Webb.

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