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Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - First Publications (1988)
Fifteenth Segment: Welty discusses her first published writings in The Southern Review, and of how it took her agent two years to get her stories published in The Atlantic Monthly,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Atlantic Monthly; Southern Review; publiccation; literary agent; female writers; southern writers;
Duration: 00:01:29
Popularity (downloads): 396
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Young Southern Writers (1988)
Ninth Segment: In response to a question about some of Welty's "historical" writings, she observes that she was writing about the present at that time, and not about the mysterious...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; past; present; history; literature;
Duration: 00:01:16
Popularity (downloads): 218
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Writer's Role in Society (1988)
Seventeenth Segment: Cleanth Brooks observes that much of Southern life could be reconstructed from the novels of such writers as Walker Percy, Peter Taylor and Eudora Welty, since such writers...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Walker Percy; Peter Taylor; Faulkner; Southern society; literature and society;
Duration: 00:03:31
Popularity (downloads): 333
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Novels and Photography (1988)
Fourteenth Segment: Asked about the connection between her early photographic work and her writing, Welty observes they were just two things that happened at the same time, and the only...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; photography; literature; visualization;
Duration: 00:02:13
Popularity (downloads): 359
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - American Literature (1988)
Sixth Segment: In response to the question of whether there is a distinctive American kind of fiction, Welty responds that she reads all types, but does not see how you...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; freedom; writing; national literature;
Duration: 00:02:16
Popularity (downloads): 365
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - The Optimist's Daughter (1988)
Seventh Segment: Cleanth Brooks notes that Walker Percy gave a warning to young Southern writers, to the effect that they have to face up to situations of change. He asks...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Walker Percy; writing; novels; Optimist's Daughter; change;
Duration: 00:02:30
Popularity (downloads): 306
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Narrative as the Spine (1988)
First Segment: In response to the question whether contemporary literature has drifted away from storytelling, Welty observes that narrative can never truly be lost, because it is inherent to love...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; narrative; stories; storytelling;
Duration: 00:01:24
Popularity (downloads): 290
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson (1988)
The entire video (second part) of the interview between Eudora and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson on June 30, 1988. This is the digital version of VT-20367/34 of the William Ferris...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature;
Duration: 00:38:35
Popularity (downloads): 466
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Getting Out of the Present Tense (1988)
Eleventh Segment: Cleanth Brooks asks if contemporary narrative writings tend to invent their own reality as a result of not understanding the past. Welty responds that one problem of modern...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; lyric; epic; history; present; past; drama; experience; literature;
Duration: 00:03:13
Popularity (downloads): 301
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Community (1988)
Twelfth Segment: In response to the question whether the tendency to write novels in the first person causes many people not to be involved in communities today Welty responds "that...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; community; society; individual;
Duration: 00:01:16
Popularity (downloads): 367
 

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