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V. Individual Authors
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Saul Bellow
B r a h a m , J e a n n e .
A Sort of Columbus: the American Voyages of Saul Bellow’s
Fiction.
Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1984. 151 p.
Criticism and interpretation. Includes bibliography.
C r o n i n , G l o r i a
L. and
B l a i n e H . H a l l ,
eds.
Saul Bellow: An Annotated
Bibliography.
New York: Garland, 1987. 312 p.
C r o n i n , G l o r i a
L. and L .H.
G o l d m a n ,
eds.
Saul Bellow in the 1980s:
A Collection of Critical Essays.
East Lansing: Michigan State UP,
1989. 328 p.
F u c h s , D a n i e l .
Saul Bellow: Vision and Revision.
Durham: Duke UP,
1984. 345 p.
Examination of Bellow’s cultural and literary milieu. Contains
hitherto unavailable material from the author’s unpublished man­
uscripts and letters. Analyzes Bellow’s manuscript revisions.
M i l l e r , R u t h .
Saul Bellow: A Biography of the Imagination.
New York:
St. Martin’s Press, 1991. 385 p.
Biography with much emphasis on the author’s personal friend­
ship with Bellow.
N ew m a n , J u d i e .
Saul Bellow and History.
New York: St. Martin’s Press,
1984. 208 p.
Develops an alternative reading of Bellow’s novels, presenting
them as works that are “responsive to historical specificity.”
P i f e r , E l l e n .
Saul Bellow Against the Grain.
Phila.: U of Pennsylvania
P ,
1990. 208
p .
Claims that while Bellow’s protagonists all seem to be doing men­
tal battle with the world around them, there is actually a deeper
split within-their psyches and that each is divided within himself.
R o d r i g u e s , E u s e b i o
L.
Quest for the Human. An Exploration of Saul Bel­
low’s Fiction.
East Brunswick: Associated University Presses, 1981.
287 p.
Ph.D. dissertation adapted for publication. Eight chapters, each
devoted to one novel. Begins with
Dangling Man,
ends with
Hum­
boldt’s Gift.
Argues that the eight protagonists in the novels up
to 1981 follow an “onward and upward quest for the human.”
E.L. Doctorow
F r i e d l , H e r w i g
and
D i e t e r S c h u l z ,
eds.
E.L. Doctorow: A Democracy
of Perception.
Essen: Verlag Die Blaue Eule, 1988. 201 p.
A symposium with and on Doctorow.