The Resource Elegies for uncanny girls, Jennifer Colville, (electronic resource)

Elegies for uncanny girls, Jennifer Colville, (electronic resource)

Label
Elegies for uncanny girls
Title
Elegies for uncanny girls
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Colville
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unsettling and perceptive, these short stories challenge American girlhood in all its delusions, conflicting messages, and treacherous terrain. Wide- and wise-eyed, mysterious girls leave their realities behind for strange and slightly unreal places at the edges of the country. Alternatively they hover over their Midwestern homes in interior worlds of their own creation. The stories in Elegies for Uncanny Girls stand at a boundary where both the girls' bodies and their tales are either their own or laid claim to by the culture and characters that surround them. A young woman whose body continually shrinks and expands moves to Los Angeles to make a movie about tragic merpeople; bewildered and seeking guidance, a new mom strikes up a conversation with a woman with detachable hands; and spurred on by a new ally who might just be a figment of her imagination, a girl decides she can choose her own friends
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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Colville, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Break away books
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  • Girls
  • Young women
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Elegies for uncanny girls, Jennifer Colville, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11834703
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11834703
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11834703
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11834703
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Elegies for uncanny girls, Jennifer Colville, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11834703
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11834703
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11834703
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11834703
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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