CARSON McCULLERS: A Life
By Josyane Savigncau; transl. by Joan EHoward. Houghton Millin. 370 pp. $30
Arts & Letters
CARSON MCCULLERS: A Life.
By Josyane Savigneau; transl. by Joan E. Howard. Houghton Mifflin. 370 pp. $30
I once heard Eudora Welty quote some advice Willa Cather had given her: "Let your fiction grow out of the land beneath your feet." It is advice southern writers have traditionally taken to heart, creating from their regional postage stamps of America our nation’s literary landscape. On that fictional map is a small,...