Forms of devotion

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HarperCollins, 1998 - Fiction - 223 pages
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A brilliant interplay between words and images informs this collection of stories, in which devotion is explored in its many forms.

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FORMS OF DEVOTION: Stories and Pictures

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Echoing her first novel's artifice (In the Language of Love, 1996), Schoemperlen uses images culled largely from the 18th and 19th centuries as inspiration for her storytelling, winding up with a ... Read full review

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User Review  - moorel - LibraryThing

Essays and short stories about diverse topics that share a edgy articulation. Like a June afternoon when the sun returns full-on after a thunderstorm, everything in these writings is three dimensional ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Diane Schoemperlen is the author of the acclaimed novel "In the Language of Love", & of five short story collections including "Forms of Devotion" (Viking) & "The Man of My Dreams", which was nominated for Canada's Governor General's Award for fiction. Her work has appeared widely in anthologies & magazines, including Ms. & Story. She lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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