eBook Critical Survey Of Short Fiction: World Writers, 1st Edition

  • Charles E. May California State University, Long Beach
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  • ISBN-10: 1587658089
  • ISBN-13: 9781587658082
  • DDC: 809.31
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Examines writers from a wide range of different countries, including Argentina's Jorge Luis Borges, China's Ha Jin, India's Salman Rushdie, and Russia's Alexander Puskin. New writers include Japan's Haruki Murakami, and Jamaican Michelle Cliff

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Content.
Publisher Note.
Contributor.
Key to Pronunciation.
1: Achebe, Chinua.
2: Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi.
3: Agnon, Shmuel Yosef.
4: Aidoo, Ama Ata.
5: Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke.
6: Alarcón, Daniel.
7: Aleichem, Sholom.
8: Allende, Isabel.
9: Arreola, Juan José.
10: Asturias, Miguel Ángel.
11: Babel, Isaac.
12: Bombal, María Luisa.
13: Borges, Jorge Luis.
14: Bunin, Ivan.
15: Carpentier, Alejo.
16: Chandra, Vikram.
17: Chekhov, Anton.
18: Cliff, Michelle.
19: Cortázar, Julio.
20: Dazai, Osamu.
21: Desai, Anita.
22: Donoso, José.
23: Dostoevski, Fyodor.
24: Dovlatov, Sergei.
25: Endō, Shūsaku.
26: Fuentes, Carlos.
27: García Márquez, Gabriel.
28: Gogol, Nikolai.
29: Gordimer, Nadine.
30: Gorky, Maxim.
31: Rosa, João Guimarães.
32: Head, Bessie.
33: Hearn, Lafcadio.
34: Saikaku, Ihara.
35: Jin, Ha.
36: Kawabata, Yasunari.
37: Leskov, Nikolai.
38: Lispector, Clarice.
39: Xun, Lu.
40: Machado De Assis, Joaquim Maria.
41: Mahfouz, Naguib.
42: Mishima, Yukio.
43: Mphahlele, Ezekiel.
44: Mueenuddin, Daniyal.
45: Mukherjee, Bharati.
46: Murakami, Haruki.
47: Nahman of Bratslav, Rabbi.
48: Naipaul, V. S..
49: Narayan, R. K..
50: Thiong’o, Ngugi wa.
51: Ōe, Kenzaburō.
52: Okri, Ben.
53: Onetti, Juan Carlos.
54: Oz, Amos.
55: Pasternak, Boris.
56: Songling, Pu.
57: Pushkin, Alexander.
58: Quiroga, Horacio.
59: Rasputin, Valentin.
60: Rulfo, Juan.
61: Rushdie, Salman.
62: Senior, Olive.
63: Shalamov, Varlam.
64: Sinyavsky, Andrei.
65: Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr.
66: Tanizaki, Jun’ichirō.
67: Tolstaya, Tatyana.
68: Tolstoy, Leo.
69: Turgenev, Ivan.
70: Valenzuela, Luisa.
71: Vargas Llosa, Mario.
72: Anyi, Wang.
73: Wicomb, Zoë.
74: Xi, Xu.
75: Zamyatin, Yevgeny.
76: Jie, Zhang.
77: Zoshchenko, Mikhail.
Resources.
Terms and Techniques.
Bibliography.
Guide to Online Resources.
Timeline.
Major Awards.
Chronological List of Writers.
Categorical Index.
Subject Index.