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Title The best American nonrequired reading 2018 / edited by Sheila Heti and the students of 826 National ; managing editor, Clara Sankey.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  810.8 BES 2018    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  810.8 BES 2018    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  810.8 BES 2018    DUE 05-09-20
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Description 297 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Best American series.
Note "A Mariner original."
Contents Divine Providence / Quim Monzo -- An excerpt from Notes of a Crocodile / Qiu Miaojin -- This Rain / Catherine Pond -- My Family's Slave / Alex Tizon -- Eight Bites / Carmen Maria Machado -- The Deaths of Henry King / Jesse Ball and Brain Evenson -- A Refuge for Jae-In Doe: Fugues in the key of English major / Seo-Young Chu -- In conversation with Vi Khi Nao / Stacey Tran -- Come and Eat the World's largest shrimp cocktail in Mexico's Massacre Capital / Diego Enrique Osorno -- The Uninhabitable Earth / David Wallace-Wells -- An excerpt from Hunger / Roxane Gay -- An excerpt from Blacks and the Master/Slave Relation / Frank B Wilderson III -- A Tribute to Alvin Buenaventura / Andrew Leland, Chris Ware, Daniel Clowes and Anders Nilsen -- Six selected comics / Chris(Simpsons artist) -- Artist's Statement / Kara Walker -- Wave at the People Walking Upside Down / Tongo Eisen-Martin -- Meanwhile, on Another Planet / Gunnhild Oyehaug -- The David Party / David Leavitt -- The Reenactors / Katherine Augusta Mayfield -- Your Black Friend / Ben Passmore -- Collective Nouns for Humans in the Wild / Kathy Fish -- Cat Person / Kristen Roupenian -- An Excerpt from The Antipodes / Annie Baker -- A Fair Accusation of Sexual Harassment or a Witch Hunt? / Lucy Huber -- Lizard-Baby / Benjamin Schaefer -- Chasing Waterfalls / László Krasznahorkai -- Love, Death & Trousers: Eight Found Stories / Laura Francis and Alexander Masters -- On Future and Working Through What Hurts / Hanif Abdurraqib -- The Universe Would Be So Cruel / Souvankham Thammavongsa -- A Love Story / Samantha Hunt.
Summary This anthology presents a selection of short works from mainstream and alternative American periodicals published in 2017, including nonfiction, screenplays, television writing, fiction, and alternative comics.
Subject American prose literature -- 21st century.
American wit and humor -- 21st century.
Short stories, American.
Genre Short stories.
Creative nonfiction.
Added Author Heti, Sheila, 1976-
Sankey, Clara.
826 National (Organization)
Added Title Nonrequired reading 2018
ISBN 9781328465818
1328465810
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