Minrose Gwin

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Minrose Gwin is the author of the memoir Wishing for Snow, cited by Booklist as "eloquent" and "lyrical"—"a real life story we all need to hear." She has written three scholarly books and coedited The Literature of the American South. She teaches contemporary fiction at UNC-Chapel Hill and, like her young protagonist, grew up in a small Mississippi town.

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The Queen of Palmyra (2010)

Wishing for Snow (2004)

The Woman in the Red Dress: Gender, Space, and Reading (2002)

The Feminine and Faulkner: 

Reading Beyond Sexual Difference (1990)

Black and White Women of the Old South: 

The Peculiar Sisterhood in American Literature (1985)