Texas Writers Series
Features: Bib. Index.
In this study of Porter’s work, Tanner focuses on Porter’s denial of her
Texas heritage, her apparent urge to distance herself from Texas and all
things Texan. He analyzes Porter’s settings and characters, emphasizing
and clarifying the influence of her Texas upbringing on her creative
art, exploring the conflict between the Texas Porter and the
urbane-sophisticate Porter. more... about The Texas Legacy of Katherine Anne Porter