Short Cuts: Selected Stories, Volume 1
The nine stories and one poem collected in this volume formed the basis for the astonishingly original film "Short Cuts" directed by Robert Altman. Collected altogether in this volume, these stories form a searing and indelible portrait of American innocence and loss. From the collections Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?, Where I'm Calling From, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, and A New Path to the Waterfall; including an introduction by Robert Altman. With deadpan humor and enormous tenderness, this is the work of "one of the true contemporary masters" (The New York Review of Books).
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Review: Short Cuts: Selected StoriesUser Review - Mario - Goodreads
Writers of the 21st Century should take heed of Carver's work. His prose and poetry are reminiscent of Bukowski, but not as lascivious and/or heinous. His views on the nuclear family and the ... Read full review
Review: Short Cuts: Selected StoriesUser Review - Lindsay - Goodreads
This has been sitting on my DVD shelf for a few years now as the Criterion companion to the movie. While I really enjoy the movie, I think I ended up buying it just because there was a book included ... Read full review