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Title Best European fiction 2017 / preface by Eileen Battersby.

Publication Info. Victoria, TX : Dalkey Archive Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S BES 2017    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 312 pages ; 23 cm
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Summary This anthology is the essential resource for readers, critics, and publishers interested in contemporary European literature. In this, the eighth installment of the series, the anthology continues its commitment to uncovering the best prose writing happening across the continent from Ireland to Eastern Europe. Also featuring an erudite prefatory essay written by Eileen Battersby of the Irish Times , Best European Fiction 2017 is another essential report on the state of global literature in the twenty-first century.
Contents Preface / Eileen Battersby -- [Austria] from Johnny and Jean / Teresa Präauer -- [Belgium: French] Two writers / Stéphane Lambert -- [Bulgaria] from A as in anything / Iana Boukova -- [Croatia] from Last night / Sven Popovic -- [Czech Republic] Lion cubs / Jií Hájíek -- [Denmark] Postcard to Annie / Ida Jessen -- [Finland] from Destruction of the liquor store in Nuorgam / Mikko-Pekka Heikkinen -- [France] from Stand-by-the-hour / Gauz -- [Germany] Chafer / Ann Cotton -- [Greece] Untrodden / Elena Penga -- [Hungary] Confectionery 1952 / Zsuzsa Selyem -- [Republic of Ireland: Irish] Duran / Daithí Ó Muirí -- [Italy] from Hunger of women / Marosia Castaldi -- [Latvia] from Taste of lead / Mris Brzin̦ -- [Liechtenstein] Moondust / Jonathan Huston -- [Lithuania] Opium / Undin Radzeviit -- [Macedonia] Beba / Sneana Mladenovska Angjelkov -- [Netherlands] Comfort of sorts / Philip Huff -- [Norway] Surrounded / Mikkel Bugge -- [Poland] from Not as in paradise / Agnieszka Taborska -- [Portugal] Commander's endless night / David Machado -- [Romania] Haritina / Ruxandra Cesereanu -- [Russia] Bad town / Liza Alexandrova-Zorina -- [Serbia] from Molecules / Ivan Tokin -- [Slovenia] Think of me in the good times / Maja Gal tromar -- [Spain: Basque] Two stories / Karmele Jaio -- [Spain: Castillian] Don't ask for Gagarin / Carlos Robles Lucena -- [Switzerland: Italian] Death by laughter / Giovanni Orelli -- [Wales] Everyone's the same inside / Wayne Price.
Subject Short stories, European.
Short stories, European -- Translations into English.
Added Author Battersby, Eileen, writer of preface.
ISBN 1628971436

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