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The Resource The submission, Amy Waldman

The submission, Amy Waldman

Label
The submission
Title
The submission
Statement of responsibility
Amy Waldman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A jury gathers in Manhattan to select a memorial for the victims of a devastating terrorist attack. Their fraught deliberations complete, the jurors open the envelope containing the anonymous winner's name - and discover he is an American Muslim. Instantly they are cast into a roiling debate about the claims of grief, the ambiguities of art, and the meaning of Islam. Their conflicted response is only a preamble to that of the country
Member of
Summary
Selected for a jury that must choose an appropriate memorial for September 11 victims, Claire Burwell struggles to navigate a media firestorm when the winning designer is revealed as an enigmatic Muslim-American
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book 2011
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392231
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Waldman, Amy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
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  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Memorials
  • Large type books
  • September 11 terrorist attacks, 2001
  • Monuments
  • Large print books
Target audience
adult
Label
The submission, Amy Waldman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn746489742
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
579 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410443496
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033858
System control number
(OCoLC)746489742
Label
The submission, Amy Waldman
Publication
Control code
ocn746489742
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
579 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410443496
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033858
System control number
(OCoLC)746489742

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