Hollis Summers Critical Essays


(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

Summers, Hollis 1916–

Summers is an American novelist, short story writer, poet, and editor. The setting for his work is often the socially constricting and stifling world of the rural South. In his work he examines the role of violence in this tense and narrow environment. (See also Contemporary Authors, Vols. 5-8, rev. ed.)