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Topic: Authors: ALICE MUNRO

Alice Munro

Nationality: Canadian
Dates:  July 10, 1931-

Literary Periods: 
Postwar Period, 1945-1999
Twentieth Century, 1900-1999
Twenty-First Century, 2000-

Literary Movements:
Southern Ontario Gothic



“There is a limit to the amount of misery and disarray you will put up with, for love, just as there is a limit to the amount of mess you can stand around a house. You can't know the limit beforehand, but you will know when you've reached it. I believe this.” - Alice Monroe




Scribner Writers Series [Database]
Essay on the life and works of Alice Munro, complete works and suggested reading bibliographies  

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