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Title California uncovered : stories for the 21st century / edited by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, William E. Justice, and James Quay.

Imprint Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday Books, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S CAL    Available
Description xv, 379 p. : ports. ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Manifesto / Rubén Martinez -- The grandfather of the Sierra Nevada Mountains / Maxine Hong Kingston -- from The conquest / Yxta Maya Murray -- from Holy Land / D. J. Waldie -- Pruning generations / David Mas Masumoto -- The elements of San Joaquin / Gary Soto -- from Grass roof, tin roof / Dao Strom -- The magic pony / Greg Sarris -- from Where I was from / Joan Didion -- Palo Alto: the marshes / Robert Hass -- from The gangster we are all looking for / lê thi diem thúy -- from The white boy shuffle / Paul Beatty -- from American son / Brian Ascalon Roley -- Interviews / James Quay -- Riding into California / Shirley Geok-Lin Lim -- The American dream / Laila Halaby -- from The kite runner / Khaled Hosseini -- Melvin in the sixth grade / Dana Johnson -- from Travels with Charley / John Steinbeck -- The light takes its color from the sea / James D. Houston -- My ride, my revolution / Luis J. Rodriguez -- Mrs. Dutta writes a letter / Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni -- Moving still / Francisco Jiménez -- Where the poppies grow / Richard Rodriguez -- Hands / Robinson Jeffers.
Subject American literature -- California.
American literature -- 21st century.
California -- Literary collections.
Added Author Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Quay, James.
Justice, William E.
ISBN 189077197X (pbk. : alk. paper) : $15.95

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