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Title Short stories for students. Volume 27 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2009.


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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note Because of restrictions on online rights, some articles included in the print version of this publication may not appear in Literature Resource Center.
"ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents After twenty years - O. Henry -- American history - Judith Ortiz Cofer -- Anxiety - Grace Paley -- Charles - Shirley Jackson -- Eleven - Sandra Cisneros -- A horseman in the sky - Ambrose Bierce -- Jim Baker's blue jay yarn - Mark Twain -- Liberty - Julia Alvarez -- Race at morning - William Faulkner -- This blessed house - Jhumpa Lahiri -- The use of force - William Carlos Williams -- A Wagner matinee - Willa Cather -- The writer in the family - E. L. Doctorow -- Zlateh the goat - Isaac Bashevis Singer.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xix, 342 : ill.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Henry, O., 1862-1910. After twenty years.
Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952- American history.
Paley, Grace. Anxiety.
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965. Charles.
Cisneros, Sandra. Eleven.
Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? Horseman in the sky.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Jim Baker's blue jay yarn.
Alvarez, Julia. Liberty.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Race at morning.
Lahiri, Jhumpa. This blessed house.
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. Use of force.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. Wagner matinee.
Doctorow, E. L., 1931- Writer in the family.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991. Zlateh the goat.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414421858

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