The Resource Best of times, worst of times : contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age, edited by Wendy Martin and Cecelia Tichi

Best of times, worst of times : contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age, edited by Wendy Martin and Cecelia Tichi

Label
Best of times, worst of times : contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age
Title
Best of times, worst of times
Title remainder
contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wendy Martin and Cecelia Tichi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short stories depicting and analyzing key issues in America's "New Gilded Age", a phrase that embodies the glitz and glamour of one of the wealthiest countries in the world but also suggests the greed, corruption, and inequalities teeming just below the surface
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0108054
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S5
LC item number
B48 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martin, Wendy
  • Tichi, Cecelia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • American fiction
  • United States
Label
Best of times, worst of times : contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age, edited by Wendy Martin and Cecelia Tichi
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Refresh, refresh
  • Benjamin Percy
  • Smorgasbord
  • Tobias Wolfe
  • How to date a brown girl (black girl, white girl, or halfie)
  • Junot Diaz
  • In the cemetery where Al Jolson is buried
  • Amy Hempel
  • Metamorphosis
  • John Updike
  • Your mother and I
  • Think
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Expensive trips nowhere
  • Tom Bissell
  • Near-extinct birds of the central Cordillera
  • Ben Fountain
  • Shiloh
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
  • COMMCOMM
  • George Saunders
  • Dave Eggers
  • Mines
  • Susan Straight
  • Skinless
  • Aimee Bender
  • View from a headlock
  • Jonathan Lethem
  • Brownies
  • Zz Packer
  • Pie of the month
  • Jean Thompson
  • Ballad of Duane Jaurez
  • Day
  • Charles Bukowski
  • Scales
  • Louise Erdrich
  • Something that needs nothing
  • Miranda July
  • Equal opportunity
  • Walter Mosley
  • Passenger
  • Marisa Silver
  • Tom Franklin
  • In the American society
  • Gish Jen
  • Gogol
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
Control code
ocn654816251
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 357 pages
Isbn
9780814761472
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2010033746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)654816251
Label
Best of times, worst of times : contemporary American short stories from the new Gilded Age, edited by Wendy Martin and Cecelia Tichi
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Refresh, refresh
  • Benjamin Percy
  • Smorgasbord
  • Tobias Wolfe
  • How to date a brown girl (black girl, white girl, or halfie)
  • Junot Diaz
  • In the cemetery where Al Jolson is buried
  • Amy Hempel
  • Metamorphosis
  • John Updike
  • Your mother and I
  • Think
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Expensive trips nowhere
  • Tom Bissell
  • Near-extinct birds of the central Cordillera
  • Ben Fountain
  • Shiloh
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
  • COMMCOMM
  • George Saunders
  • Dave Eggers
  • Mines
  • Susan Straight
  • Skinless
  • Aimee Bender
  • View from a headlock
  • Jonathan Lethem
  • Brownies
  • Zz Packer
  • Pie of the month
  • Jean Thompson
  • Ballad of Duane Jaurez
  • Day
  • Charles Bukowski
  • Scales
  • Louise Erdrich
  • Something that needs nothing
  • Miranda July
  • Equal opportunity
  • Walter Mosley
  • Passenger
  • Marisa Silver
  • Tom Franklin
  • In the American society
  • Gish Jen
  • Gogol
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
Control code
ocn654816251
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 357 pages
Isbn
9780814761472
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2010033746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)654816251

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