Short Story Writers, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1587654113
  • ISBN-13: 9781587654114
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1164 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released July 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Overview

This three-volume set has 146 articles on the most frequently taught, most frequently read, and most often researched short-fiction writers studied in American schools and colleges. The selection of authors in these volumes focuses mainly on modern short-story writers, with a nod to the classic fourteenth century writings of Giovanni Boccaccio and Geoffrey Chaucer.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Half Title.
Copyright Page.
Publisher's Note.
List of Contributors.
Complete List of Contents.
1: Achebe, Chinua.
2: Adams, Alice.
3: Aiken, Conrad.
4: Alexie, Sherman.
5: Allende, Isabel.
6: Andersen, Hans Christian.
7: Anderson, Sherwood.
8: Angelou, Maya.
9: Atwood, Margaret.
10: Babel, Isaac.
11: Baldwin, James.
12: Bambara, Toni Cade.
13: Banks, Russell.
14: Barthelme, Donald.
15: Beattie, Ann.
16: Bellow, Saul.
17: Bierce, Ambrose.
18: Boccaccio, Giovanni.
19: Borges, Jorge Luis.
20: Bowen, Elizabeth.
21: Boyle, Kay.
22: Boyle, T. Coraghessan.
23: Bradbury, Ray.
24: Callaghan, Morley.
25: Capote, Truman.
26: Carver, Raymond.
27: Cather, Willa.
28: Chaucer, Geoffrey.
29: Cheever, John.
30: Chekhov, Anton.
31: Chesnutt, Charles Waddell.
32: Chesterton, G. K..
33: Chopin, Kate.
34: Cisneros, Sandra.
35: Clark, Walter Van Tilburg.
36: Clarke, Arthur C..
37: Conrad, Joseph.
38: Coover, Robert.
39: Coppard, A. E..
40: Cortázar, Julio.
41: Crane, Stephen.
42: de la Mare, Walter.
43: Dinesen, Isak.
44: Dostoevski, Fyodor.
45: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.
46: Dubus, Andre.
47: Dybek, Stuart.
48: Ellison, Ralph.
49: Erdrich, Louise.