The Resource Autumn, Ali Smith

Autumn, Ali Smith

Label
Autumn
Title
Autumn
Statement of responsibility
Ali Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the Man Booker-shortlisted and Baileys Prize-winning author of How to be both: a breathtakingly inventive new novel--about aging, time, love, and stories themselves--that launches an extraordinary quartet of books called Seasonal. Readers love Ali Smith's novels for their peerless innovation and their joyful celebration of language and life. Her newest, Autumn, has all of these qualities in spades, and--good news for fans!--is the first installment in a quartet. Seasonal, comprised of four stand-alone books, separate yet interconnected and cyclical (as are the seasons), explores what time is, how we experience it, and the recurring markers in the shapes our lives take and in our ways with narrative. Fusing Keatsian mists and mellow fruitfulness with the vitality, the immediacy, and the color hit of Pop Art, Autumn is a witty excavation of the present by the past. The novel is a stripped-branches take on popular culture and a meditation, in a world growing ever more bordered and exclusive, on what richness and worth are, what harvest means"--
Member of
Has edition
Summary
A debut installment in a series about aging, time, love and the nature of stories examines the dynamics of pop culture, meditation and harvests in a world growing more bordered and exclusive
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10550794
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Ali
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Seasonal (Ali Smith)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European Union
  • European Union
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Visionary & Metaphysical
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Autumn, Ali Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1738504
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781101870730
Lccn
2016036972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781101870730
  • (OCoLC)949913291
Label
Autumn, Ali Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1738504
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781101870730
Lccn
2016036972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781101870730
  • (OCoLC)949913291

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