Short Fiction Classic and Contemporary Kindle ePUB / Pdf By Charles H. Bohner


6 thoughts on “Short Fiction Classic and Contemporary

  1. says:

    Beautiful works all of them but the editors' selections seemed a little standardized to me Many of if not most of these wor

  2. says:

    This is a fantastic book of short story I appreciate how it has authors from multiple backgrounds time periods and countries Two of my favorite stories are the use of force by Williams and A good man is hard to find by O'Connor but I've read both of of those before I had several that I loved from authors I never read stories that I had never read We can remember it for you wholesale by Dick and Johnny mnemonic by Gibs

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    This book is an anthology of nineteenth and twentieth century authors and features short fiction of many differen

  4. says:

    All the stories in this book were very interesting and thought provoking My favorite story I read from this book was Sonny's Blues James Baldwin did an excellent job of describing the hardships that Sonny experienced in Urban Harlem I am very grateful that Charles H Bohner wrote this book

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    Short Fiction is a collection of classic and modern short stories My favorite short story was My Mother's Memiors Father's lies and

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    What I read of it was good

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Short Fiction Classic and Contemporary

Sts of narrative Stresses women writers writers of color and gay and lesbian writers includes works by Isabel Allande Sandra Cisneros Ana Castillo Leslie Dick Mary Wilkins Freeman Mary Gaitskill Susan Glaspell Gish Jen Mary Shelley Leslie Marmon Silko Susan Sontag Jeanette Winterson Sherman Alexie Julio Cortazar Carlos Fuentes Ernest J Gaines Dagoberto Gilb Hanif Kureishi Tomas Rivera Salman Rushdie and For literature and film enthusias. This book is an anthology of nineteenth and twentieth century authors and features short fiction of many different genres One of my favorite works included in this collection is the tale of Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving This classic tale of a man who falls asleep for twenty years and awakens to a very different world was an enjoyable and thought provoking read Another story which I appreciated was entitled The Lady with the Dog by Anton Chekhov This tale involved an adulterous affair between a Russian banker and a young woman he meets while on vacation in Yalta I enjoyed this interesting collection of stories It included a nice variety of tales from an eclectic mix of authors

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This book is an exceptionally wide ranging alphabetically arranged collection of stories spanning all genres of short fiction It includes myth fairy tale humor western detective Magic Realism gothic fantasy folktale and film This edition presents a wide variety of selections by writers from diverse backgrounds that represent a true cross section of the population and represent a broader current selection of contemporary fiction Features. Beautiful works all of them but the editors selections seemed a little standardized to me Many of if not most of these works can be found in other popular anthologies If you re new to short fiction this would be an excellent place to start with the classics

Free read Ù PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ô Charles H. Bohner

A variety of relatively new writers and some older writers whose work is gaining new audiences T C Boyle Alice Carey Oscar Cesares Charles Chetnutt E M Forster Nikolai Leskov Mary McCarthy Jonathan Nolan Dorothy Parker Banana Yoshimoto and Anzia Yezierska Includes new works to the context readings essays or excerpts from non fiction section by Walter Benjamin Raymond Carver EM Forester and Joyce Carol Oates all great critics and theori. This is a fantastic book of short story I appreciate how it has authors from multiple backgrounds time periods and countries Two of my favorite stories are the use of force by Williams and A good man is hard to find by O Connor but I ve read both of of those before I had several that I loved from authors I never read stories that I had never read We can remember it for you wholesale by Dick and Johnny mnemonic by Gibson both great science fiction short stories that were amazing to read I have not seen either of the movies the stores were made into so that made the stories and even pleasant find I am a big fan of existentialist writing and had never read the metamorphosis by Kafka until this book I really can t believe that I had not read it before now Another Japanese writer I ll have to investigate is Mishima Patriotism was a tale of love and duty Also wanted to mention Isabel Allende Julio Cortazar Ralph Ellison all new writers to me who I want to read of One of the last stories I read was Newton by Jeanette Winterson It was an imaginative and compelling story about facade and neighborliness that I felt was really timely seeing as I ve spent Christmas in a small Southern town If you have a love short story and want to find some new diverse authors this is a jewel of a book It s like a boxful of treasure and there s so many fine but maybe small precious and semi precious stones The Black Ice Score (Parker, until this book I really can t believe that I had not read it before now Another Japanese writer I ll have to investigate is Mishima Patriotism was a tale of love and duty Also wanted to mention Isabel Allende Julio Cortazar Ralph Ellison all new writers to me who I want to read of One of the last stories I read was Newton by Jeanette Winterson It was an imaginative and compelling story about facade and neighborliness that I felt was really timely seeing as I ve spent Christmas in a small Southern town If you have a love short story and want to find some new diverse authors this is a jewel of a book It s like a boxful of treasure and there s so many fine but maybe small precious and semi precious stones

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  • 1423
  • Short Fiction Classic and Contemporary
  • Charles H. Bohner
  • English
  • 09 September 2018
  • 9780131916753