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Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2012.
Description:
xxxii, 358 p. ; 23 cm.
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
What's grit lit? / Tom Franklin -- Blood and bone / Brian Carpenter -- Memoirs. -- A childhood : the biography of a place / Harry Crews -- "Deciding to live" / Dorothy Allison -- On fire : a personal account of life and death and choices / Larry Brown -- Keeper of the moon : a Southern boyhood / Tim McLaurin -- Ava's man, and, All over but the shoutin' / Rick Bragg -- "A body in the river" / Lewis Nordan -- Fiction. -- A feast of snakes / Harry Crews -- "Ride, fly, penetrate, loiter" / Barry Hannah -- "The scrapper" / Breece D'J Pancake -- "Samaritans" / Larry Brown -- The acorn plan / Tim McLaurin -- "River of names" / Dorothy Allison -- "Pit" / Pinckney Benedict -- The sharpshooter blues / Lewis Nordan -- "Your Daddy in time" / Jim Grimsley -- "Melungeons" / Chris Offutt -- "Jacksonville" / George Singleton -- "What it costs travelers" / Dale Ray Phillips -- Saving Grace / Lee Smith -- "Sleepy gap" / Robert Morgan -- "Where will you go when your skin cannot contain you?" / William Gay -- "Kindred spirits" / Brad Watson -- "Sorry blood" / Tim Gautreaux -- Winter's bone / Daniel Woodrell -- "Speckled trout" / Ron Rash -- "Atlas Towing" / Will Allison -- "Redneck boys" / Ann Pancake -- "The coal thief" / Alex Taylor.
LCCN:
2012011627
ISBN:
9781611170825 (cloth : alk. paper)
1611170826 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611170832 (pbk : alk. paper)
1611170834 (pbk : alk. paper)
Other Number:
810436545
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368287
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Grit
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An anthology of memoirs and fiction by some of the most acclaimed writers in contemporary Southern literature - (Univ of South Carolina)

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