Title

A Barbarous Eden: Joyce Carol Oates's First Collection

Department

English

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Winter 1993

Abstract

Examines Joyce Carol Oates' short story `By the North Gate.' Portrayal of the post-Depression rural poor; Investigation of women's experience in a patriarchal mid-twentieth century culture; Exhibition of the influence of Nietzsche.

Journal

Studies in Short Fiction

Journal ISSN

0039-3789

Volume

30

Issue

1

First Page

1