Sudden Fiction Continued: 60 New Short-Short Stories

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Robert Shapard, James Thomas
W W Norton & Company Incorporated, 1996 - Fiction - 311 pages
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Collected from nearly two hundred international magazines, an anthology of short stories covers a wide range of themes and includes the works of William Maxwell, Margaret Atwood, and Don DeLillo

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

The rating is a compromise. The result of my conflicting sense that this is a landmark book that everyone interested in contemporary literature and professional writing should own--and well, the fact ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarieAlt - LibraryThing

I don't know that there's much to say about the story collection, other than it's very complete. There are several classics, by big-name authors: Updike, Carver ('Popular Mechanics' is one of my old ... Read full review

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Thomas is Professor of Theatre at Wayne State University and Head of its Ph.D. Program in Directing and Theatre Scholarship. James is a graduate of St. Ambrose College (BA), Villanova University (M.A.), and the University of Texas at Austin (PhD). Thomas has also taught theatre at Mount Holyoke College, Marquette University and Florida State University, where he was Associate Dean. He is also translator of texts about modern Russian acting and directing technique and Director of of the Department's Study Abroad Program with the Moscow Art Theatre School.

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