The Resource The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories, 2010, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the stories they admire most by jurors Junot Diaz, Paula Fox, Yiyun Li

The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories, 2010, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the stories they admire most by jurors Junot Diaz, Paula Fox, Yiyun Li

Label
The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories, 2010
Title
The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories
Title number
2010
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the stories they admire most by jurors Junot Diaz, Paula Fox, Yiyun Li
Title variation
O. Henry Prize stories
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of the twenty best contemporary short stories selected by series editor Laura Furman from hundreds of literary magazines, The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2010 brings to life a dazzling array of subjects: a street orphan in Malaysia, a cowboy and his teenage bride, a Russian nanny in Manhattan, a nineteenth-century Nigerian widow, and political prisoners on a Greek island. Also included are essays from the eminent jurors on their favorite stories, observations from the winners on what inspired them, and an extensive resource list of magazines
Related
Awards note
O. Henry Memorial Award, 2010.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
808.83
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS645
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Furman, Laura
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  • Short stories, American
  • United States
  • Manners and customs
  • Short stories, American
  • United States
Label
The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories, 2010, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the stories they admire most by jurors Junot Diaz, Paula Fox, Yiyun Li
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The O. Henry Prize stories [was] ... retitled The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories in 2009"--Page viii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Laura Furman, series editor -- Them old cowboy songs / Annie Proulx -- Clothed, female figure / Kirstin Allio -- The headstrong historian / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Stand by me / Wendell Berry -- Sheep may safely graze / Jess Row -- Birch memorial / Preeta Samarasan -- Visitation / Brad Watson -- The woman of the house / William Trevor -- The bridge / Daniel Alarcón -- A spoiled man / Daniyal Mueenuddin -- Oh, death / James Lasdun -- Fresco, Byzantine / Natalie Bakopoulos -- The end of my life in New York / Peter Cameron -- Obit / Ted Sanders -- The lover / Damon Galgut -- An East Egg update / George Bradley -- Into the gorge / Ron Rash -- Microstories / John Edgar Wideman -- Some women / Alice Munro -- Making good / Lore Segal -- Reading the PEN/O. Henry prize stories 2010
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 479 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036767490
Label
The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories, 2010, edited and with an introduction by Laura Furman ; with essays on the stories they admire most by jurors Junot Diaz, Paula Fox, Yiyun Li
Link
Publication
Note
"The O. Henry Prize stories [was] ... retitled The PEN/O. Henry Prize stories in 2009"--Page viii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Laura Furman, series editor -- Them old cowboy songs / Annie Proulx -- Clothed, female figure / Kirstin Allio -- The headstrong historian / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Stand by me / Wendell Berry -- Sheep may safely graze / Jess Row -- Birch memorial / Preeta Samarasan -- Visitation / Brad Watson -- The woman of the house / William Trevor -- The bridge / Daniel Alarcón -- A spoiled man / Daniyal Mueenuddin -- Oh, death / James Lasdun -- Fresco, Byzantine / Natalie Bakopoulos -- The end of my life in New York / Peter Cameron -- Obit / Ted Sanders -- The lover / Damon Galgut -- An East Egg update / George Bradley -- Into the gorge / Ron Rash -- Microstories / John Edgar Wideman -- Some women / Alice Munro -- Making good / Lore Segal -- Reading the PEN/O. Henry prize stories 2010
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 479 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036767490

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