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Title The best American essays 2011 / edited and with an introduction by Edwidge Danticat ; Robert Atwan, series editor.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    810.8 BES 2011    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    810.8 BES 2011    Available
Description xx, 242 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Best American series
Best American series.
Note "A Mariner original."
Contents Buddy Ebsen / Hilton Als -- Port-au-Prince : the moment / Mischa Berlinski -- What broke my father's heart / Katy Butler -- Auscultation / Steven Church -- After the ice / Paul Crenshaw -- Beds / Toi Derricotte -- Grieving / Meenakshi Gigi Durham -- A-LOC / Bernadette Esposito -- Topic of cancer / Christopher Hitchens -- Chapels / Pico Iyer -- Long distance / Victor LaValle -- What killed Aiyana Stanley-Jones? / Charlie LeDuff -- Magical dinners / Chang-Rae Lee -- What really happened / Madge McKeithen -- Rude am I in my speech / Caryl Phillips -- Lucky girl / Bridget Potter -- There are things awry here / Lia Purpura -- Patient / Rachel Riederer -- Pearl, upward / Patricia Smith -- Generation why? / Zadie Smith -- Travels with my ex / Susan Straight -- A personal essay by a personal essay / Christy Vannoy -- Unprepared / Jerald Walker -- The washing / Reshma Memon Yaqub.
Subject American essays -- 21st century.
Added Author Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Editor.
Atwan, Robert. Editor.
ISBN 9780547479774
0547479778

 
    
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