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The Resource The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970, edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone

The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970, edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone

Label
The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970
Title
The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction
Title remainder
50 North American short stories since 1970
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An updated edition of top-selected short fictional works features a spectrum of stylistically and culturally diverse U.S. and Canadian authors
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0108054
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
S425 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williford, Lex
  • Martone, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Short stories, Canadian
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • American fiction
  • Canadian fiction
  • United States
  • Canada
Target audience
adult
Label
The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970, edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The fireman's wife
  • Nineteen fifty-five
  • Alice Walker
  • The rest of her life
  • Steve Yarbrough
  • Richard Bausch
  • The disappeared
  • Charles Baxter
  • Silver water
  • Amy Bloom
  • Caviar
  • T. C. Boyle
  • The ceiling
  • Kevin Brockmeier
  • Introduction
  • Jealous husband returns in form of parrot
  • Robert Olen Butler
  • Never marry a Mexican
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Relief
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • After Rosa Parks
  • Janet Desaulniers
  • Nilda
  • Junot D?az
  • Rosellen Brown
  • The caretaker
  • Anthony Doerr
  • We didn't
  • Stuart Dybek
  • Twilight of the superheroes
  • Deborah Eisenberg
  • Communist
  • Richard Ford
  • Tiny, smiling Daddy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Sarah Cole: a type of love story
  • Winners on the pass line
  • Dagoberto Gilb
  • Wickedness
  • Ron Hansen
  • A real doll
  • A.M. Holmes
  • How far she went
  • Mary Hood
  • Car crash while hitchhiking
  • Denis Johnson
  • Russell Banks
  • Marie
  • Edward P. Jones
  • The pugilist at rest
  • Thom Jones
  • Girl
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • A temporary matter
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Territory
  • David Leavitt
  • The school
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • The kind of light that shines on Texas
  • Reginald McKnight
  • The secret goldfish
  • David Means
  • Lust
  • Susan Minot
  • Boys
  • Rick Moody
  • Donald Barthelme
  • The management of grief
  • Bharati Mukherjee
  • Female trouble
  • Antonya Nelson
  • The translation
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Orientation
  • Daniel Orozco
  • The hermit's story
  • Pilgrims
  • Julie Orringer
  • Brownies
  • ZZ Packer
  • The half-skinned steer
  • E. Annie Proulx
  • The cavemen in the hedges
  • Stacey Richter
  • Sea oak
  • George Saunders
  • Rick Bass
  • My shape
  • Joan Silber
  • Tony's story
  • Leslie Marmon Silko
  • The way we live now
  • Susan Sontag
  • Two kinds
  • Amy Tan
  • Xmas, Jamaica Plain
  • Melanie Rae Thon
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Touchstone trade paperback edition, revised and updated second edition
Extent
xv, 652 pages
Isbn
9781416532279
Lccn
2007036319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn168722158
  • (Sirsi) o168722158
  • (OCoLC)168722158
Label
The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970, edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The fireman's wife
  • Nineteen fifty-five
  • Alice Walker
  • The rest of her life
  • Steve Yarbrough
  • Richard Bausch
  • The disappeared
  • Charles Baxter
  • Silver water
  • Amy Bloom
  • Caviar
  • T. C. Boyle
  • The ceiling
  • Kevin Brockmeier
  • Introduction
  • Jealous husband returns in form of parrot
  • Robert Olen Butler
  • Never marry a Mexican
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Relief
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • After Rosa Parks
  • Janet Desaulniers
  • Nilda
  • Junot D?az
  • Rosellen Brown
  • The caretaker
  • Anthony Doerr
  • We didn't
  • Stuart Dybek
  • Twilight of the superheroes
  • Deborah Eisenberg
  • Communist
  • Richard Ford
  • Tiny, smiling Daddy
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Sarah Cole: a type of love story
  • Winners on the pass line
  • Dagoberto Gilb
  • Wickedness
  • Ron Hansen
  • A real doll
  • A.M. Holmes
  • How far she went
  • Mary Hood
  • Car crash while hitchhiking
  • Denis Johnson
  • Russell Banks
  • Marie
  • Edward P. Jones
  • The pugilist at rest
  • Thom Jones
  • Girl
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • A temporary matter
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Territory
  • David Leavitt
  • The school
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • The kind of light that shines on Texas
  • Reginald McKnight
  • The secret goldfish
  • David Means
  • Lust
  • Susan Minot
  • Boys
  • Rick Moody
  • Donald Barthelme
  • The management of grief
  • Bharati Mukherjee
  • Female trouble
  • Antonya Nelson
  • The translation
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Orientation
  • Daniel Orozco
  • The hermit's story
  • Pilgrims
  • Julie Orringer
  • Brownies
  • ZZ Packer
  • The half-skinned steer
  • E. Annie Proulx
  • The cavemen in the hedges
  • Stacey Richter
  • Sea oak
  • George Saunders
  • Rick Bass
  • My shape
  • Joan Silber
  • Tony's story
  • Leslie Marmon Silko
  • The way we live now
  • Susan Sontag
  • Two kinds
  • Amy Tan
  • Xmas, Jamaica Plain
  • Melanie Rae Thon
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Touchstone trade paperback edition, revised and updated second edition
Extent
xv, 652 pages
Isbn
9781416532279
Lccn
2007036319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn168722158
  • (Sirsi) o168722158
  • (OCoLC)168722158

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