Forgotten bread: first-generation Armenian American writers

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Heyday Books, 2007 - Literary Collections - 481 pages
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An outstanding collection of literature from seventeen first-generation Armenian American authors, each introduced by a member of the second generation. Forgotten Bread includes the writing of William Saroyan, Michael J. Arlen, A. I. Bezzerides, and other first-generation Armenian American writers. Accompanying essays include those by Mark Arax, Aris Janigian, and Aram Saroyan.

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An excellent anthology of writers mostly unknown. David Kherdian's selections show his own immersion in matters Armenian and his experience as an author. Read full review


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David Kherdian s poetry and prose have been translated around the world: in Asia, Asia Minor, Africa, Europe, and South America. He is the editor of Ararat (an Armenian American literary journal), Forkroads: A Journal of Ethnic American Literature, and Stopinder: A Gurdjieff Journal for Our Time, and he has founded three small presses: The Giligia Press, Two Rivers Press, and The Press at Butternut Creek.

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