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Title Short stories for students. Volume 32 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 360 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents The haunted boy / by Carson McCullers -- The house of Asterion / by Jorge Luis Borges -- If you eat, you never die / by Tony Romano -- Leiningen versus the ants / by Carl Stephenson -- The man who would be king / by Rudyard Kipling -- My Lucy friend who smells like corn / by Sandra Cisneros -- The nose / by Nikolai Vasilevich Gogol -- On the rainy river / by Tim O'Brien -- O yes / by Tillie Olsen -- Popular mechanics / by Raymond Carver -- Saboteur / by Ha Jin -- The sisters / by James Joyce -- Stalking / by Joyce Carole Oates -- The tenant / by Bharati Mukherjee
Summary Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. House of Asterion
Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Popular mechanics
Cisneros, Sandra. My Lucy friend who smells like corn
Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852. Nose.
Jin, Ha, 1956- Saboteur
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Sisters
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Man who would be king
McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967. Haunted boy
Mukherjee, Bharati. Tenant
O'Brien, Tim, 1946- On the rainy river
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Stalking
Olsen, Tillie. O yes
Romano, Tony, 1957- If you eat, you never die
Stephenson, Carl, 1893-1954. Leiningens Kampf mit den Ameisen. English
Sisters (Joyce, James)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Short story.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara.
ISBN 141447458X