Fort Wayne Is Seventh on Hitler's List: Indiana Stories

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Indiana University Press, Jan 1, 1990 - Fiction - 126 pages
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"Michael Martone writes with deep affection for the ordinary. In his hands, the quotidian dreams of the American heartland are transformed... " -- Louise Erdrich "This is a marvelous book.... What a gift!" -- Richard Rhodes

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User Review  - ryan.adams - LibraryThing

Interesting collection of short stories that blend fact and fiction about various people / places in Indiana. Growing up here in the state, this compilation of stories really intrigued me. However, I ... Read full review

Fort Wayne is seventh on Hitler's list: Indiana stories

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A former resident of Fort Wayne, Indi ana, Martone (Briggs-Copeland lecturer in fiction, Harvard) offers reflective and humanist ideas that show modern writing at its best. Martone mixes fact with fic ... 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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