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The Resource Freeman's, Home, edited by John Freeman

Freeman's, Home, edited by John Freeman

Label
Freeman's, Home
Title
Freeman's
Title part
Home
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Freeman
Title variation
Home
Title variation remainder
the best new writing on home
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The third literary anthology in the series that has been called "ambitious" (O Magazine) and "strikingly international" (Boston Globe), Freeman's: Home, continues to push boundaries in diversity and scope, with stunning new pieces from emerging writers and literary luminaries alike. As the refugee crisis continues to convulse whole swathes of the world and there are daily updates about the rise of homelessness in different parts of America, the idea and meaning of home is at the forefront of many people's minds. Viet Thanh Nguyen harks to an earlier age of displacement with a haunting piece of fiction about the middle passage made by those fleeing Vietnam after the war. Rabih Alameddine brings us back to the present, as he leaves his mother's Beirut apartment to connect with Syrian refugees who are building a semblance of normalcy, and even beauty, in the face of so much loss. Home can be a complicated place to claim, because of race--the everyday reality of which Danez Smith explores in a poem about a chance encounter at a bus stop--or because of other types of fraught history. In "Vacationland," Kerri Arsenault returns to her birthplace of Mexico, Maine, a paper mill boomtown turned ghost town, while Xiaolu Guo reflects on her childhood in a remote Chinese fishing village with grandparents who married across a cultural divide. Many readers and writers turn to literature to find a home: Leila Aboulela tells a story of obsession with a favorite author. Also including Thom Jones, Emily Raboteau, Rawi Hage, Barry Lopez, Herta M
Member of
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10559805
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.8/03564
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Freeman, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Freeman's anthologies
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home
  • Literature, Modern
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
  • FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)
  • Essays
  • Fiction
  • Literature, Modern
  • Poetry
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the best new writing on home
Label
Freeman's, Home, edited by John Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Est. 2015."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Benjamin Markovits
  • Vacationland
  • Kerri Arsenault
  • Alipašino
  • Adisa Bašić
  • Fishermen always eat fish eyes first
  • Xiaolu Guo
  • The committed
  • Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • Hope and Home
  • Introduction
  • Rabih Alameddine
  • what was said on the bus stop
  • Danez Smith
  • Germany and its exiles
  • Herta Müller
  • All the home you've got
  • Edwidge Danticat
  • A land without borders
  • Nir Baram
  • Pages of fruit
  • John Freeman
  • Leila Aboulela
  • Home, the real thing of an image
  • Velibor Božović
  • The San Joaquin
  • Barry Lopez
  • What more is there to say?
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • Stone Houses
  • Amira Hass
  • The sound of hemon
  • Six shorts
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • A natural
  • Ross Raisin
  • Marine boy
  • Gregory Pardlo
  • The curse
  • Emily Raboteau
  • Being here
  • Marie Darrieussecq
  • #21
  • Thom Jones ;
  • Katie Ford
  • The red house
  • Kjell Askildsen
  • E. a hymn bracing for the end
  • Adonis
  • On winning the Melbourne Prize, 11 November 2009
  • Gerald Murnane
  • Contributor notes
  • Kay Ryan ;
  • Juan Gabriel Vásquez ;
  • Rawi Hage ;
  • Stuart Dybek ;
Control code
1782511
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Grove Press edition.
Extent
xiii, 305 pages, 8 unpaged plates
Isbn
9780802126481
Lccn
2017003019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802126481
  • (OCoLC)960090837
Label
Freeman's, Home, edited by John Freeman
Publication
Note
"Est. 2015."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Benjamin Markovits
  • Vacationland
  • Kerri Arsenault
  • Alipašino
  • Adisa Bašić
  • Fishermen always eat fish eyes first
  • Xiaolu Guo
  • The committed
  • Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • Hope and Home
  • Introduction
  • Rabih Alameddine
  • what was said on the bus stop
  • Danez Smith
  • Germany and its exiles
  • Herta Müller
  • All the home you've got
  • Edwidge Danticat
  • A land without borders
  • Nir Baram
  • Pages of fruit
  • John Freeman
  • Leila Aboulela
  • Home, the real thing of an image
  • Velibor Božović
  • The San Joaquin
  • Barry Lopez
  • What more is there to say?
  • Lawrence Joseph
  • Stone Houses
  • Amira Hass
  • The sound of hemon
  • Six shorts
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • A natural
  • Ross Raisin
  • Marine boy
  • Gregory Pardlo
  • The curse
  • Emily Raboteau
  • Being here
  • Marie Darrieussecq
  • #21
  • Thom Jones ;
  • Katie Ford
  • The red house
  • Kjell Askildsen
  • E. a hymn bracing for the end
  • Adonis
  • On winning the Melbourne Prize, 11 November 2009
  • Gerald Murnane
  • Contributor notes
  • Kay Ryan ;
  • Juan Gabriel Vásquez ;
  • Rawi Hage ;
  • Stuart Dybek ;
Control code
1782511
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Grove Press edition.
Extent
xiii, 305 pages, 8 unpaged plates
Isbn
9780802126481
Lccn
2017003019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802126481
  • (OCoLC)960090837

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