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MELANCHOLY OF DEPARTURE: STORIES.

Author: ALFRED DEPEW
Publisher: ATHENS UNIV OF GEORGIA Press 2013.
Series: FLANNERY O'CONNOR AWARD FOR SHORT FICTION.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Filled with sharp dialogue, engaging characters, and offbeat detail, the twelve stories collected in The Melancholy of Departure describe an outsider's world of longing, disillusion, and survival, where hope is found in unexpected places and understanding comes from unlikely sources. In "Hurley", the title character is a would-be revolutionary who unsuccessfully tries to explain "the difference between erotica and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ALFRED DEPEW
ISBN: 9780820344607 0820344605
OCLC Number: 830944955
Description: 132 pages.
Series Title: FLANNERY O'CONNOR AWARD FOR SHORT FICTION.

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Filled with sharp dialogue, engaging characters, and offbeat detail, the twelve stories collected in The Melancholy of Departure describe an outsider's world of longing, disillusion, and survival,  Read more...

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Lush and sophisticated. Heart and mind. Near and far-reaching. Stories that live longer than the duration of your reading them. Stories that live on after the book is closed. No fuller, finer fiction Read more...

 
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