The Resource Grand union : stories, Zadie Smith

Grand union : stories, Zadie Smith

Label
Grand union : stories
Title
Grand union
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Zadie Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Zadie Smith's first short story collection combines her power of observation and her inimitable voice to mine the fraught and complex experience of life in the modern world. Interleaving eleven completely new and unpublished stories with some of her best-loved pieces from The New Yorker and elsewhere, Smith presents a dizzyingly rich and varied collection of fiction. Moving exhilaratingly across genres and perspectives, from the historic to the vividly current to the slyly dystopian, Grand Union is a sharply alert and prescient collection about time and place, identity and rebirth, the persistent legacies that haunt our present selves and the uncanny futures that rush up to meet us. Nothing is off limits, and everything--when captured by Smith's brilliant gaze--feels fresh and relevant. Perfectly paced and utterly original, Grand Union highlights the wonders Zadie Smith can do
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Zadie
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Experience
  • Ethics
Label
Grand union : stories, Zadie Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dialectic -- Sentimental education -- The lazy river -- Words and music -- Just right -- Parents' morning epiphany -- Downtown -- Miss Adele amidst the corsets -- Mood -- Escape from New York -- Big week -- Meet the president! -- Two men arrive in a village -- Kelso deconstructed -- Blocked -- The canker -- For the king -- Now more than ever -- Grand union -- Acknowledgements -- Permissions
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780241337035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1097605357
  • (OCoLC)1097605357
Label
Grand union : stories, Zadie Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dialectic -- Sentimental education -- The lazy river -- Words and music -- Just right -- Parents' morning epiphany -- Downtown -- Miss Adele amidst the corsets -- Mood -- Escape from New York -- Big week -- Meet the president! -- Two men arrive in a village -- Kelso deconstructed -- Blocked -- The canker -- For the king -- Now more than ever -- Grand union -- Acknowledgements -- Permissions
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780241337035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1097605357
  • (OCoLC)1097605357

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