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Elisabeth Stevens

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The writer-artist-critic Elisabeth Goss Stevens was born in Rome, NY and now lives and works in Sarasota, FL. She is the author of fifteen books of fiction, poetry and drama, and she also writes film, drama, art and book reviews for newspapers, magazines and the Sarasota internet radio station Radio SRQ.com.

A graphic artist, she creates etchings, linocuts, ink drawings, silverpoints and illustrations for her own books and for periodicals. Represented by Stakenborg Fine Art of Sarasota, she has exhibited in New York, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Sarasota and throughout the country and is a member of the Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA) and the New York Society of Etchers.

A former art and architecture critic of The Baltimore Sun, sh
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Average rating: 4.06 · 17 ratings · 7 reviews · 21 distinct works · Similar authors
Ride a Bright and Shining Pony

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American Nocturne

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Household Words

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The Sixties in Black and White

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A Green Isle in the Sea, Love

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Ragbag

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Impossible Interludes

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Sirens' Songs

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A line from Edgar Allan Poe's poem, ''To a Lost Love,'' provides the title for my elegiac, provocative, and sexy new novel of the 1950's. A Green Isle in the Sea, Love returns to that calm, politically and sexually conservative era of Post World War II optimism before the angry years of racial violence and feminist protest that followed.

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... a fluidly written and engaging exploration of one young woman's angst." - Kirkus Reviews
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"Stevens' pen line of choice is bold, outliningbuilding facades and strikers' portraits alike. Most effective are the pieces textured by thinner lines, which lend them aniconic, stamplike quality. These line drawings create a spirited monument to a r ...more
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After reading a belated review in The New York Review of Books of Mark McGurl’s The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing of 2009, I ordered the 466-page study, read it immediately, and found it fascinating and timely.

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Elisabeth Stevens Have you read Sirens' Songs yet? Give it a read and let me know what you think. We'd love to hear some feedback.

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