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Author: James SchuylerAleksandar HemonNeil SteinbergStuart DybekAlex KotlowitzAll authors
Publisher: London ; New York : Granta Publications, 2009.
Series: Granta, 108.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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America's original literary city - its bare-knuckled, wind-chapped, broad-shouldered, metropolis by the lake - is viscerally conjured by the world's best writers.

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Genre/Form: Collections
Literary collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Schuyler; Aleksandar Hemon; Neil Steinberg; Stuart Dybek; Alex Kotlowitz; Don DeLillo; Nelson Algren; Elaine Showalter; Wole Soyinka; Tony D'Souza; George Saunders; Bei Dao; Dinaw Mengestu; Richard Powers; Camilo José Vergara; Maria Venegas; Rich Cohen; Sandra Cisneros; Thom Jones; Anne Winters; Ben Ratliff; Peter Carey
ISBN: 9781905881123 1905881126 9781929001385 192900138X
OCLC Number: 449248917
Notes: "Autumn 2009"--Spine.
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Description: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Coming night / James Schuyler --
If God existed, He'd be a solid midfielder / Aleksandar Hemon --
Driving with Ed McElroy / Neil Steinberg --
Seiche / Stuart Dybek --
Khalid / Alex Kotlowitz --
Remembrance / Don DeLillo --
The lightless room / Nelson Algren --
Saint Jane / Elaine Showalter / Chicago's great expositor / Wole Soyinka --
Mr. Harris / Tony D'Souza --
The view from the south side, 1970 / George Saunders --
Once upon a time the Zhou Brothers / Bei Dao --
Big Money / Dinaw Mengestu --
Soaked / Richard Powers --
The Projects / Camilo José Vergara --
Bulletproof vest / Maria Venegas --
Winter / Rich Cohen --
An Ofrenda for my mother / Sandra Cisneros --
Easter Island Noodles Almondine / Thom Jones --
Knight with Lady / Anne Winters --
Domp-Domp / Ben Ratliff --
Parrot / Peter Carey.
Series Title: Granta, 108.

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