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The literary career of Medora Field Perkerson

Kathleen Ann DeMarco

The literary career of Medora Field Perkerson

a southern twentieth-century American author

by Kathleen Ann DeMarco

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKathleen Ann DeMarco ; with a foreword by Jeffrey A. Portney
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3531.E666 Z46 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25404607M
ISBN 100773430458
ISBN 109780773430457
LC Control Number2012028618

The Paperback of the Blood on Her Shoe by Medora Field Perkerson, Curtis Evans | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Coupons & Deals Book Annex Buy 1, Get 1 50% Off: Books for All Ages Bestsellers 30% Off Hardcover New Releases from 20% Off. Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (November 8, – Aug ) was an American novelist and journalist. Mitchell wrote only one novel, published during her lifetime, the American Civil War-era novel Gone with the Wind, for which she won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in In recent years long after her death, a collection.

Ann might just find romance along the way too-if she survives! A close friend of Margaret Mitchell (), the famous author of one of the most successful novels in history, Gone with the Wind (), Medora Field Perkerson () published two bestselling mystery novels in and that are now back in print after many decades.   The following interview with Margaret Mitchell, author of Gone With the Wind was conducted by Mrs. Medora Perkerson, of The Atlanta Journal .

Medora Field Perkerson was born, near Lindale, GA, in She was a write who, early on, did some free-lance work and wrote for the Rome, GA Herald-Tribune. Through a friend, she obtained a position with the Atlanta Journal and Constitution Magazine as an assistant to the Sunday Magazine editor. Chickamauga, in Walker County, is historically significant for its importance to the Cherokee Nation and for the bloody Battle of Chickamauga that nearly changed the course of the Civil War (). The city was incorporated in and since the early s has been a textile-mill town. Nestled near the foot of Lookout Mountain about ten miles below the Georgia-Tennessee state line.


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: The Literary Career of Medora Field Perkerson: A Southern Twentieth-Century American Author (): Demarco, Kathleen Ann, Portnoy, Jeffrey A.: BooksAuthor: Kathleen Ann Demarco.

The works of Medora Field Perkerson have been historically neglected by scholars. This book aims to examine her works through the lens of their regional importance as touchstones of early to mid-twentieth-century Southern literature.

She was friends with Margaret Mitchell, the author of the famous Gone with the Wind, which helped Perkerson’s Author: Kathleen DeMarco. The works of Medora Field Perkerson have been historically neglected by scholars.

This book aims to examine her works through the lens of their regional importance as touchstones of early to mid-twentieth-century Southern literature. Marker Text: Medora Field () was born nearby on the site of the present Lindale Baptist her early twenties she became a member of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Magazine staff, and later was married to Angus Perkerson, its editor.

For many years, troubled people sought the sympathetic and sound counsel she gave in her weekly column as “Marie Rose.”. Buy The Literary Career of Medora Field Perkerson by Kathleen Ann DeMarco from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Author: Kathleen Ann Demarco. Medora Field Perkerson is the author of White Columns In Georgia ( avg rating, 11 ratings, 1 review, published ), Who Killed Aunt Maggie.

( a /5(2). A close friend of Margaret Mitchell (), the famous author of one of the most successful novels in history, Gone with the Wind (), Medora Field Perkerson () published two bestselling mystery novels in and that are now back in print after many decades.

Biographical Note. Medora Field Perkerson (), author, journalist, and editor, was born Septemin Lindale, Georgia. She did some free-lance writing and wrote for the Rome, Georgia Herald-Tribune before she became a staff member of the Atlanta Journal and Constitution Magazine (assistant editor ; columnist ), writing as personal advice columnist Marie.

A close friend of Margaret Mitchell (), the famous author of one of the most successful novels in history, Gone with the Wind (), Medora Field Perkerson () published two bestselling mystery novels in and that are now back in print after many s: 1. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. pages.

Signed by the author, Medora Field, on the front free end paper. Signed only, not inscribed to anyone. This author is the same author who wrote, "White Columns in Georgia", Medora Field Perkerson. Book protected in new mylar. End papers have some light browning, otherwise the book is very.

Ann might just find romance along the way too-if she survives. A close friend of Margaret Mitchell (), the famous author of one of the most successful novels in history, Gone with the Wind (), Medora Field Perkerson () published two bestselling mystery novels in and that are now back in print after many : Medora Field Perkerson, Curtis Evans.

It is a book of houses with a past- a book that makes one realize how vain is the hope that the War Between the States can be forgotten.

Mrs. Perkerson has taken her Georgia house pilgrimage practically in the footsteps of General Sherman, and the destruction of beauty and dignity and a. In these strange days of quarantine and isolation, books can be a mode of transport. We may have to stay home and stay still, but through t /5(1).

Comment: Book shows significant wear but is still a good reading copy. Cover and pages are in tact but may show creases, tears, water damage, handwriting, underlining, or highlighting.

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White Columns is a must have for any person planning a Georgia vacation or a resident who wants to get in touch with their Southern roots. Perkerson not only explores the history of Georgia's most beautiful homes, but shares some of the myths and legends that surround those dwellings.

Medora Field Perkerson was born in Lindale, Georgia. She did some freelance writing before joining the staff of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Magazine in Inshe married Angus Perkerson, its editor.

The couple were close friends and mentors of some of the writers who worked for them, including Margaret Mitchell and Olive Ann Burns. A larky ghost hunt in a historic old cemetery on St Simons Island, Georgia, turns deadly, when, at the stroke of midnight, one of the hunters is viciously stabbed in the back with an antique Spanish dagger from Heron Point, the stately antebellum mansion where owners Beau and Chattie Richmond have been holding one of their celebrated house parties.4/5(1).

Either evocative of an early era, or a period piece. This book written in the s is warmly nostalgic for the times of that generations grandparents - back in the ss.

If you like to read tales of the wealthy in that generation, and the unpleasant life of those ever since that happy time ended, this book /5(1). In the case of Medora Field Perkerson, Atlanta writer of the s through the s, being a friend of Margaret Mitchell's opened doors to publishing and filmmaking.

Medora's writing was professional and prolific from decades of writing for "The Atlanta Journal", "Sunday Magazine".COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.THE ante-bellum mansions of Georgia and the legends surrounding them, as Mrs.

Perkerson's volume reminds us, have always needed a chronicler who could do for them in a literary way what has been.