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Linda Wagner-Martin

Linda Wagner-Martin is the Frank Borden Hanes Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She regularly teaches seminars in American modernism, postmodernism and ethnic studies, issues of the canon, and Faulkner.  She has been a Guggenheim fellow, a Bunting Institute fellow, a senior National Endowment for the Humanities fellow, and twice a resident at the Rockefeller Foundation Study Center in Bellagio, Italy. She has been president of a number of professional groups, including the American literature division of the Modern Language Association and the Ernest Hemingway Foundation.  Among her fifty edited and written books are biographies of Sylvia Plath, Gertrude Stein, Ellen Glasgow, Barbara Kingsolver, and Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald; The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States and its accompanying anthology (with Cathy N. Davidson); Telling Women's Lives, The New Biography; and The Modern American Novel, 1914-1945, followed by The Mid-Century American Novel, 1935-65. Among her recent books are The Portable Edith Wharton and William Faulkner: Six Decades of Criticism. She is presently completing a study of the 1930s in American literature.


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Ernest Hemingway
A Literary Life

Palgrave Macmillan
Linda Wagner-Martin brings a wealth of new information to this detailed portrait of Hemingway's life and work, now available for the first time in paperback....
Linda Wagner-Martin

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