Edna Ferber

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Noun1.Edna Ferber - United States novelistEdna Ferber - United States novelist; author of several popular novels (1887-1968)
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Writers studied include Edna Ferber, Willa Cather, Elinor Cowan, Cleofas Jaramillo, and Evelyn Hunt Raymond.
Chloe Benjamin's previous novel was the Edna Ferber Fiction Award--winning The Anatomy of Dreams (2014).
Edith Wharton, Kate Chopin, Gertrude Stein), popular (e.g., Edna Ferber, Ruth Suckow, Fannie Hurst), and sometimes obscure (e.g., Kate Cleary.
He was close friends with many of the leading personalities of the day, including writers Edna Ferber, Ernest Hemingway, and F.
Cafe Europa provides a new Edna Ferber mystery set in Budapest before World War I, and follows Ferber across Europe on a journey to visit the homeland of her dead father.
Which Jerome Kern musical is based on an Edna Ferber novel?
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edna Ferber was born in Kalamazoo.
Contributions from a wide array of fellow writers and publishers, including Upton Sinclair, Edna Ferber, Alfred Harcourt, Morris Fishbein, Samuel Putnam, H.
And with Giant, the Michael John LaChiusa musical based on Edna Ferber's 1952 saga about a vast Texas ranch and the families it sustains, Sanchez earns his first credit as choreographer of a fully staged, full-scale musical in New York.
In another acute challenge to prevailing scholarship, Harrison-Kahan argues that the racial politics of Edna Ferber's Showboat look quite different when one reads the novel that served as the basis for the Broadway musical, much-maligned for its traffic in sentimental and demeaning representations of African American characters.
Kaufman and Edna Ferber's play Dinner at Eight (1932), may well have contributed to the cognitive dilemma of Axler, Roth's down-and-out actor who, incapable of acting, resorts to consolation and acclaim through a ludicrously staged, critically self-conscious suicide.