Alison Light

Standard Name: Light, Alison


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Literary responses Virginia Woolf
Many habitual admirers of VW (often those who respected her rationally socialist and feminist views) could not stomach this book—either rejecting as whimsy the framework of three fund-raisers each soliciting a guinea, or jibbing at...
Publishing Penelope Lively
PL has published introductions to works by other writers including Ivy Compton-Burnett , Edith Wharton , Willa Cather , and Carol Shields . In September 2015 she reviewed Alison Light 's Common People: In Pursuit...


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Light, Alison. “Diary”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 3, pp. 38-9.
Light, Alison. “Harnessed to a Shark”. London Review of Books, pp. 29-31.
Light, Alison. “Regular Terrors”. London Review of Books, pp. 19-21.