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The Best American Essays, 2017 / edited and with an introduction by Leslie Jamison ; Robert Atwan, series editor.

Atwan, Robert, (editor.). Jamison, Leslie, (editor.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 814 BES (Text) 36825000855138 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 814.608 Best 2017 (Text) 31208912530609 new non-fiction Checked out 12/05/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544817333
  • ISBN: 0544817338
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 302 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Mariner original."
Formatted Contents Note: Two shallow graves / Jason Armet -- The weight of James Arthur Baldwin / Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah -- White horse / Eliese Colette Goldbach -- The city that bleeds / Lawrence Jackson -- "We are ophans here" / Rachel Kushner -- What comes before the big bang? / Alan Lightman -- Cost of living / Emily Maloney -- If I only had a leg / Greg Marshall -- Working the city / Bernard Farai Matambo -- Sparrow needy / Kenneth A. McClane -- The book of the dead / Catherine Venable Moore -- Last taboo / Wesley Morris -- Indigent disposition / Christopher Notarnicola -- Dispatch from flyover country / Meghan O'Gieblyn -- The reader is the protagonist / Karen Palmer -- H / Sarah Resnick -- Haywire / Heather Sellers -- Travels in Pornland / Andrea Stuart -- Revenge of the mouthbreathers: a smoker's manifesto / June Thunderstorm -- Snakebit / Alia Volz.
Summary, etc.: Offers a selection of literary essays from the previous year which were originally published in American periodicals.
Subject: American essays > 21st century.

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