Fever (Contemporary American Fiction) ePub download
by John Edgar Wideman
- ISBN: 0140143475
- ISBN13: 978-0140143478
- ePub: 1660 kb | FB2: 1377 kb
- Language: English
- Category: History & Criticism
- Publisher: Penguin Books; First Edition edition (October 1, 1990)
- Pages: 176
- Rating: 4.5/5
- Votes: 414
- Format: lrf doc mbr txt
Which is too bad, because Wideman's got a lot to say. Wideman covers much the same ground as Graham Swift- the relationships between two human beings, whoever those two human beings may be.
American like you, Mrs. Clara. John Edgar Wideman, Fever.
Fever Quotes Showing 1-2 of 2. They killed everyone in the camps. American like you, Mrs. They said she was a dancer and could play any instrument. Said she could line up shoes from many countries and hop from one pair to the next, performing the dances of the world.
Wideman may be the finest American writer no one's ever heard o.
Wideman tends a little more towards the family side of things than does Swift, leading to a bit more variation on the theme, but the theme usually stays the same, how relationships end. They do not all end badly, by any means, as they do in Swift and so many other authors. They do not all end within the scope of the stories presented.
John Edgar Wideman is the award-winning author of more than 20 books, which have received two PEN/ Faulkner Awards and a National Book Award nomination. In addition to his authorial career, he is a professor at Brown University. His latest book, Writing to Save a Life: The Louis Till File, was published in 2016.
John Edgar Wideman (born June 14, 1941) is an American author of novels, memoirs, short stories, essays, and other works. Among the most critically acclaimed American writers of his generation, he was the first person to win the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction twice. His writing is known for experimental techniques and a focus on the African-American experience.
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