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af·ter·word

 (ăf′tər-wûrd′)
n.

afterword

(ˈɑːftəˌwɜːd)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) an epilogue or postscript in a book, etc

af•ter•word

(ˈæf tərˌwɜrd, ˈɑf-)

n.
a concluding section, commentary, etc., as of a book or treatise; closing statement.
[1885–90]
Translations

afterword

[ˈɑftəˈwɜːd] Nepílogo m

afterword

[ˈɑːftərwɜːrd] npostface f

afterword

nNachwort nt
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Flynn has also added afterwords for each story which describe how he came to write each piece, a great way of answering the standard question, "Where do you get your ideas?
As Flynn notes in the "Afterword to the Afterwords," the stories in Captive Dreams share a "common ambience of deep melancholy and terrible ambiguity.
Doctorow is a well-known tech journalist and novelist, and Afterwords by a security technologist and an Xbox hacker from MIT reinforce the message about the importance of standing up for freedoms guaranteed in the Constitution.
The afterwords further Stern's effort to look at a variety of viewpoints on the "memory struggles.
This latter purpose is fulfilled not only by the inclusion of those essays awarded the Florence Howe Award between 1990 and 2004, but also by the individual authors' revealing afterwords, as well as Florence Howe's foreword and the editors' introduction, the latter of which includes an interesting overview of developments in feminist criticism since 1990.
The short afterwords which follow each essay frequently provide valuable and intriguing insights--particularly those which reflect on work originally produced some years ago, to which is added the value of hindsight, enabling the authors to consider subsequent changes in the field.
Rampersad offers new afterwords to both volumes of the centennial edition of The Life of Langston Hughes.
At the time of adoption, or any time afterwords," she says, "a natural mother should be able, and indeed should be encouraged, to seek some access to her child.
LOS ANGELES -- Collective Soul hits the road this Spring in support of their CD, Afterwords and looks forward to connecting with their devoted fans.