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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
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Strong Convictions (1988)
Second Segment: Eudora Welty does not see the value of making a change for the sake of change. "If something drives you to do it, something that's sort of very...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; narrative; strong conviction; change; communication
Duration: 00:01:57
Popularity (downloads): 335
 
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 - 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 - Literary Friendships (1988)
Ninteenth Segment: Cleanth Brooks and Eudora Welty, supplemented by off camera remarks by Bill Ferris, discuss the importance of literary friendships, and the Republic of Letters.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; friendship; literary friendship; community; Republic of Letters
Duration: 00:04:14
Popularity (downloads): 317
 
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 - 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 - Teachers as Editors (1988)
Fifth Segment: Cleanth Brooks and Eudora Welty agree that just as a good editor can help a writer, so can a good creative writing teacher serve in the role of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; teachers; editors; creative writing classes; creative writing; classes; writing;
Duration: 00:01:28
Popularity (downloads): 249
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Role of the Critic (1988)
Third Segment: Cleanth Brooks observes that the problem of the writer differs from the problem of the critic who must be more conscious. But Welty observes that ultimately they must...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; literary criticism; critics; writers;
Duration: 00:00:45
Popularity (downloads): 304
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Knowledge of the Past (1988)
Tenth Segment: Cleanth Brooks and Eudora Welty discuss how the present generation of students tend to forget the past, such that students don't even know when the Civil War was...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; past; present; Civil Rights; Civil War; World War Two; memory; history;
Duration: 00:01:50
Popularity (downloads): 367
 

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