Reader participation in the composite novel

A comparative analysis of Tim O’Brien’s The Things They Carried and Pam Houston’s Waltzing the Cat. From: Vermillion, M. K. (2003). Reader participation in the composite novel: Tim O’Brien’s The Things They Carried and Pam Houston’s Waltzing the Cat (Texas Tech University). Link: https://ttu-ir.tdl.org/handle/2346/17119 The Things They Carried entry at LinkedShortStories.com Note: This thesis contains […]

The Things They Carried as Composite Novel

A great article about The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. In lieu of an abstract, here’s the first paragraph: When Tim O’Brien’s If I Die in a Combat Zone appeared in 1973, critics lauded the memoir and promptly prepared a place for the new author – three years out of Vietnam – in the […]