New stories from the Midwest / edited by Jason Lee Brown and Jay Prefontaine ; introduction by Lee Martin.

New Stories from the Midwest presents a collection of stories that celebrate an American region too often ignored in discussions about distinctive regional literature. The editors solicited nominations from more than three hundred magazines, literary journals, and small presses, and narrowed the sel...

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Other Authors: Brown, Jason Lee, 1973-, Prefontaine, Jay.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press/Swallow Press, ©2011.
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Summary:New Stories from the Midwest presents a collection of stories that celebrate an American region too often ignored in discussions about distinctive regional literature. The editors solicited nominations from more than three hundred magazines, literary journals, and small presses, and narrowed the selection to nineteen authors comprising prize winners and new and established authors. The stories, written by midwestern writers or focusing on the Midwest, demonstrate how the quality of fiction from and about the heart of the country rivals that of any other region. The anthology includes an int.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiii, 288 pages)
ISBN:9780804040457
0804040451