Alive and dead in Indiana: stories

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Knopf, May 1, 1984 - Indiana - 114 pages
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Stories focusing on eight famous Americans who have had close connections to Indiana blend fact and fiction to cast new light on the personalities and the settings

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A nice introduction to Martone. Nothing struck me as particularly brilliant, but it was his first publication so I won't hold that against him. He has great ideas though. He was writing about Civil ... Read full review

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Great short fiction. Imaginative and often funny. Read full review



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Michael Martone has taught at Iowa State University, Harvard University, and Syracuse University. He is currently teaching at the University of Alabama, where he has directed the MFA Program in Creative Writing. "Double-wide: Collected Fiction" is his eighth book of stories. Racing in Place, his third book of nonfiction, will be published in 2008. He has edited six other volumes of prose including the Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction with Lex Williford. He lives in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

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