Bibliography and Further Reading
Champion, Laurie, ed. The Critical Response to Eudora Welty’s Fiction. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. In her introduction, Champion presents an overview of the criticism on Welty’s fiction. Five separate essays by different scholars are devoted to various aspects of The Optimist’s Daughter. Includes a helpful bibliography of works for further reading.
Fuller, Danielle. “ Making a Scene’: Some Thoughts on Female Sexuality and Marriage in Eudora Welty’s Delta Wedding and The Optimist’s Daughter.” The Mississippi Quarterly 48 (Spring, 1995): 291-318. A study of how Welty’s female...
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