Dancing in the movies

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University of Iowa Press, 1986 - Fiction - 144 pages
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Six stories tell of a Black policeman's fear of racism, a student who tries to convince his girlfriend to stop her drug habit, lovers trying to build a relationship, and soldiers at war

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Dancing in the movies

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This collection of six short stories (four of which were previously published in literary magazines) won the 1985 Iowa School of Letters Award for Short Fiction, judged by Tim O'Brien. Boswell's ... Read full review

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Robert Boswell is Professor of English at New Mexico State University and is on the faculty of the Warren Wilson MFA Program for Writers. He lives with his wife, the writer Antonya Nelson, and their children in Las Cruces, New Mexico , and Telluride, Colorado.

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