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The Resource Damn love, Jasmine Beach-Ferrara

Damn love, Jasmine Beach-Ferrara

Label
Damn love
Title
Damn love
Statement of responsibility
Jasmine Beach-Ferrara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Set in San Francisco and North Carolina, the linked stories in Damn Love introduce us to a group of characters struggling with love in all its complicated forms, including a young doctor who treats heroin addicts, a newly married gay man who tries to reconcile with his mother after years of estrangement, a trio of physicists caught in a surprising love triangle, and a soldier who takes secrets with her to the Iraqi desert. Together, these stories report from the fault lines of American life, uncertain territory where identity, risk, and desire comingle, and where resilience is found in even the most flawed efforts to connect. A recipient of a 2010 NEA Literature Fellowship, Jasmine Beach-Ferrara received her MFA from Warren Wilson College. Her fiction has appeared in Bellevue Literary Review, The Baltimore Review, Harvard Review, and American Short Fiction. One of the stories in Damn Love, "Hit Me," was chosen as a notable story in Best American Short Stories 2008"--
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Summary
Set in San Francisco and North Carolina, the linked stories in Damn Love introduce us to a group of characters struggling with love in all its complicated forms, including a young doctor who treats heroin addicts, a newly married gay man who tries to reconcile with his mother after years of estrangement, a trio of physicists caught in a surprising love triangle, and a soldier who takes secrets with her to the Iraqi desert. Together, these stories report from the fault lines of American life, uncertain territory where identity, risk, and desire comingle, and where resilience is found in even the most flawed efforts to connect
Storyline
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10184100
Cataloging source
DLC
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Beach-Ferrara, Jasmine
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physicians
  • Gays
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • North Carolina
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Gays
  • Physicians
  • California
  • North Carolina
Target audience
adult
Label
Damn love, Jasmine Beach-Ferrara
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stayin' alive -- Different paths, same woods -- Custody bus -- Damn love -- Monkey -- Love the soldier -- Layover -- Hit me -- American martyr
Control code
ocn812258597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781935439783
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013012280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022473260
System control number
(OCoLC)812258597
Label
Damn love, Jasmine Beach-Ferrara
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stayin' alive -- Different paths, same woods -- Custody bus -- Damn love -- Monkey -- Love the soldier -- Layover -- Hit me -- American martyr
Control code
ocn812258597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781935439783
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013012280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022473260
System control number
(OCoLC)812258597

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