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Blasphemy : [new and selected stories], Sherman Alexie

Label
Blasphemy : [new and selected stories]
Title
Blasphemy
Title remainder
[new and selected stories]
Statement of responsibility
Sherman Alexie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combines fifteen of the author's classic short stories with fifteen new stories in an anthology that features tales involving donkey basketball leagues, lethal wind turbines, and marriage. In these comfort-zone-destroying tales, including the masterpiece, War Dances, characters grapple with racism, damaging stereotypes, poverty, alcoholism, diabetes, and the tragic loss of languages and customs. Questions of authenticity and identity abound
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexie, Sherman
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3551.L35774
LC item number
B53 2012
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Short stories, American
Label
Blasphemy : [new and selected stories], Sherman Alexie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from dust jacket
Contents
Cry cry cry -- Green world -- Scars -- The toughest indian in the world -- War dances -- This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona -- Midnight basketball -- Idolatry -- Protest -- What ever happened to Frank Snake Church? -- The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven -- The approximate size of my favorite tumor -- Indian country -- Because my father always said he was the only indian who saw Jimi Hendrix play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock -- Scenes from a life -- Breakfast -- Night people -- Breaking and entering -- Do you know where I am? -- Indian education -- Gentrification -- Fame -- Faith -- Salt -- Assimilation -- Old growth -- Emigration -- The search engine -- The vow -- Basic training -- What you pawn I will redeem
Control code
ocn781678625
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
465 p.
Isbn
9780802120397
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)781678625
Label
Blasphemy : [new and selected stories], Sherman Alexie
Publication
Note
Subtitle from dust jacket
Contents
Cry cry cry -- Green world -- Scars -- The toughest indian in the world -- War dances -- This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona -- Midnight basketball -- Idolatry -- Protest -- What ever happened to Frank Snake Church? -- The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven -- The approximate size of my favorite tumor -- Indian country -- Because my father always said he was the only indian who saw Jimi Hendrix play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock -- Scenes from a life -- Breakfast -- Night people -- Breaking and entering -- Do you know where I am? -- Indian education -- Gentrification -- Fame -- Faith -- Salt -- Assimilation -- Old growth -- Emigration -- The search engine -- The vow -- Basic training -- What you pawn I will redeem
Control code
ocn781678625
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
465 p.
Isbn
9780802120397
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)781678625

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